Lupita Najaco Ceramic Figurine/Doll Pinata Mexican Folk Art Espanola Orange

$ 58.99
  • "Lupita" Najaco Ceramic Doll With Traditional Star Pinata

  • Tall- 11 1/2"
  • Wide- 4" (Shoulder to shoulder).
  • Base- 6 3/4" x 4 1/4".

  • This ceramic doll is made by the Arana family in Tonala, Mexico.

  • The doll/figurine is carrying a traditional star Pinata.
  • The skirt is painted a lovely red color with 2 boys getting ready to swing at a Pinata.

  • This doll has a coiled braid on the top of her head along with flowers in her hair.

  • Lupita or Lupito is a typical name in Mexico, thus the name Lupita/Lupito was given to each figurine.
  • The family proudly create 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 and either initialed or signed by artisans.

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

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