Geometric Antique White Multicolored Wool Runner Rug Mexico, "Two Diamond Lane"
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Two multicolored diamonds against fields of antique white adorn the length of this runner, separated by multicolored stripes and geometric spiral motifs. Mexico's Gregorio Ruiz carries on his family tradition, weaving the rug by hand on the foot pedal loom from 100% wool, finishing it with fringes on the ends.
- 0.68 kgs
- 1.5 lbs
- Rug: 1.26 m L x 0.43 m W
- Rug: 4.17 ft. L x 1.42 ft. W
- Height: 0.5 cm H
- Height: 0.2" H
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
Gregorio Ruiz has received 6 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $2500 and the most recent for $1900. Proceeds were used to purchase raw materials and a new loom for his rugs.
Every purchase from this artist has a profound impact on their livelihood and income.