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Lupita Najaco Ceramic Doll Tortilla Maker Mexico Folk Art Red

Lupita Najaco Ceramic Doll Tortilla Maker Mexico Folk Art Red

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  • "Lupita" Najaco Ceramic Doll Tortilla Maker, Red Skirt
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  • The figurine is 9-1/2" tall
  • 6 1/4" wide (at the base).
  • She is 3 1/2" (shoulder to shoulder).
  • It is 9" in length.
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  • This ceramic doll is made by a family in Tonala,Mexico
  • The Lupita is making tortillas. The details are  wonderful.
  • Her red skirt shows a hand painted chocolate/coffee pot with sweet bread.
  • Her hair has a coiled braid, wrapped around her head along with flowers.
  • Individual Lupita dolls may have some details different from the pictures.
  • Lupita is a typical name in Mexico, thus the name Lupita was given to each figurine.
  • The family proudly creates each figurine.
  • Najaco dolls are made in Tonalá, Jalisco.  In 1992, the family was looking for a way to depict Mexican people doing daily chores (especially women) while in their typical outfits. 

  • In short, typical women or men doing their chores from the past and even now.
  • 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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