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Zapotec wool rug, 'Feathered Shield' (4.5x6.5) - Bright Handwoven Geometric-Motif Zapotec Rug 4.5 x 6.5

Product ID: 263420

Bright Handwoven Geometric-Motif Zapotec Rug 4.5 x 6.5, "Feathered Shield"

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Irene Ruiz works in bright, rich colors, evoking ornate shields embellished with... more

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Irene Ruiz works in bright, rich colors, evoking ornate shields embellished with feathers. Incredibly intricate, the geometric motifs take shape in an area rug, woven by hand of virgin wool. The colors are derived from plants native to the Mexican sierra.

Titled "Grecas de color" in Spanish.

  • 3.30 kgs
  • 7.3 lbs
  • 2 m L x 1.3 m W
  • 6.5 ft. L x 4.3 ft. W

  • 100% wool
  • Dry clean only
  • All natural dyes
  • Designed for floor use
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Made in Mexico.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Mexicoicon info
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  • Premium Gift Wrap? Yes

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56

Brigitte

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07/20/2016

"Feathered Shield"

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My Zapotec rug arrived yesterday and is beautiful. The colors are more vivid and beautiful than on the website. Good craftsmanship. Thank you Irene.

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Feathered Shield, Bright Handwoven Geometric-Motif Zapotec Rug 4.5 x 6.5

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Patricia

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09/30/2020

"colorful addition to our living room"

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Strong colors and design.

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Feathered Shield, Bright Handwoven Geometric-Motif Zapotec Rug 4.5 x 6.5

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Deborah

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07/22/2021

"Stunning rug"

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Even more beautiful in person. Excellent weaving and the colors really pop

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Fire of Light, Authentic Zapotec Handwoven Wool Rug with Floral Dyes 2x3

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Kent

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07/17/2021

"beautiful art work"

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great pattern and color display. excellent artisan quality it perfect

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Kent

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07/17/2021

"beautiful colors and craft"

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love the design and colors. excellent craftsmanship

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Vincent

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07/15/2021

"The Perfect Gift"

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My wife loved the bag and uses it every day!

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Gift Occasion:
  • This was a gift for: Wife
  • Occasion: birthday

Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

This artist has dramatically improved their livelihood by working with NOVICA.

This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.

Irene Ruiz has received 4 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $400 and the most recent for $2000.

This artist positively impacts their community through job creation and provides jobs for 2 or more people.

This artist striving to supporting their own or their family's basic needs and improve their livelihood.

The Women's Empowerment badge is awarded to female artisans or artisan groups that are led by women.

Every purchase from this artist has a profound impact on their livelihood and income.

 
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