Lupita NAJACO Ceramic Figurine/Doll Sweet Bread Basket Mexican Folk Art Olive #2
- "Lupita" Najaco Ceramic Doll with Basket of Sweet Bread, Olive Skirt.
- The figurine is 11-1/2" tall.
- She is 4" (shoulder to shoulder)
- It is 6" across.
- This ceramic doll is made by the Arana family in Tonala, Mexico.
- This doll is a female carrying a woven basket of Pan Dulce or Sweet Bread.
- The artisan has painted a lovely Chocolate or Coffee Pot with Sweetbread on a olive green skirt.
- The Lupita has a bun with a bow and a ribbon 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 manufactures each figurine in Tonalá, Jalisco. In 1992, the family was looking for a way to depict Mexican people's 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.