Lupita NAJACO Ceramic Mexican Figurine/Doll Sitting Shepherdess Red
- "Lupita" Najaco Ceramic Doll Sitting Shepherdess with Red Skirt
- The figurine is 9-1/2" tall
- 6" wide (at the base).
- She is 4" (Shoulder to shoulder).
- This ceramic doll is made by the Arana family in Tonala, Mexico.
- The doll/figurine is carrying the Shepherds Crook and a Water Gourd.
- This Lupita is sitting on a ceramic chair.
- The skirt is painted a lovely Red color.
- The apron shows a farmer walking in Cactus.
- This doll has a Hat and two braids with flowers and bows in her hair.
- The Lupita is hand painted and initialed by Mexican artisans.
- 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 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.
- This folk art is full of colored details. Each doll is molded, afterward each figurine is hand painted and initialed/signed by each artisan.
- Please note: these figurines are individually hand made & painted and will have slight variations one to another.