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Tortilla Maker Olive Green "Lupita" Najaco Ceramic Doll

$ 58.99
  • "Lupita" Najaco Ceramic Doll Tortilla Maker, Olive Green Skirt.

  • Tall- 10 1/4"
  • Wide- 9 x 7" (at the base).
  • She is 3 1/2" (Shoulder to shoulder).

  • This ceramic doll is made by the Arana family in Tonala, Mexico.
  • The doll/figurine is making tortillas.
  • The skirt is painted a beautiful olive green color with two parrots on her apron.
  • She has her hair in Two Looped Braids with flowers.

  • The Lupita is painted by Mexican artisans, each detail is hand painted and each doll is initialed or signed by the artisan.

  • Lupita is a typical name in Mexico, thus the name Lupita.
  • Najaco dolls were created in Tonalá, Jalisco in 1992.
  • In the beginning, the family was looking for a way to depict Mexican people doing daily chores (especially women) while in their typical outfits.

  • The figurines show typical women or men doing their chores from the past and even now.
  • This folk art is full of colorful details. Each figurine is molded, afterward, each figurine is hand painted by artisans.

  • Please note: these figurines are individually hand made & painted and will have slight variations

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