"Sitting Pulquera" Celeste blue Dress, "Lupita" Najaco Doll Ceramic Figurine

$ 58.99
  • "Lupita" in Celeste blue dress selling Pulque Najaco Ceramic Doll on Chair 
  • The figurine is 9" tall.
  • She is 3 1/2" (shoulder to shoulder)
  • It is 5 1/4" in length and 5" wide.
  • This ceramic doll is made by the Arana family in Tonala, Mexico.
  • This doll is sitting on a ceramic chair holding a basket with a jar of Pulque and a cup, pulque is a Mexican drink made from the maguey Cactus.
  • She is wearing a lovely Celeste skirt with hand painted colorful details. 
  • She has a long braid with a comb, a bow and flowers in her hair.
  • 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 detail. Each doll is molded, afterward each figurine is hand painted and signed or initialed by artisans.
  • Please note: these figurines are individually painted and will have slight variations from one to another.

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