Lupita Najaco Bride Novia Ceramic Doll Figurine Tonala Mexico Folk Art Collectible

$ 58.99
  • "Lupita" Najaco Bride Novia Ceramic Doll 
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  • The figurine is 11 3/4" tall.
  • She is 5" (from one side of the veil to the other side of the veil).
  • The base is 5" wide and 6 1/2" in length.
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  • This ceramic doll is made by the Arana family in Tonala, Mexico.
  • This Novia or Bride doll is wearing a lovely white dress with gorgeous gold trimmings.
  • She is wearing a beautiful hair piece of calla lilies along with a bouquet of calla lillies.
  • Make sure you check out our very handsome groom to add to the bride.
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  • Lupita or Lupito is a typical name in Mexico, thus the name Lupita/Lupito was given to each figurine.
  • The family proudly manufactures each figurine and is painted by hand.
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  • Najaco dolls were began in Tonalá, Jalisco in 1992, at the beginning, the family was looking for a way to depict Mexican people's daily chores (especially women) while in their typical outfits. 
  •  Each figurine shows a figurine either going to cut nopals, a seller of apples, vegetables, flowers, birds, the shepherd or the traditional pulquero,  thus showing the beauty of the streets of a town.
  • In short, typical women or men doing their chores from the past and even now. Each doll is a model of Mexican woman's beauty.
  • This folk art is full of colored detail.  Each doll is molded, afterward each figurine is hand painted by artisans.
  • Please note: these figurines are individually hand made & painted and will have slight variations one to another.

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