Lupita NAJACO Ceramic Figurine/Doll NURSE Mexican Folk Art Collectible Wht/Green
- This Lupita was created in honor for all nurses worldwide who work tirelessly to provide health care for all in need.
- The figurine is 11 1/2" tall
- 6 1/2" wide (at the base).
- 4" (Shoulder to shoulder).
- This ceramic doll is made by the Arana family in Tonala, Mexico.
- The doll/figurine is carrying a ceramic tray of medical instruments.
- The skirt is painted a lovely white color.
- The blouse has strips of light green color.
- This figurine has a bun in her hair along with an adorable nurses cap.
- The Lupita is hand 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 was given to each figurine.
- Najaco dolls are created 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.
- 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.