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Zapotec wool rug, 'Desert Diamond'(2x3) - Geometric Wool Area Rug (2x3)

Product ID: 104870

Geometric Wool Area Rug (2x3), "Desert Diamond"

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Radiant desert colors center this handloomed rug with a dazzling diamond. With... more

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Details

Radiant desert colors center this handloomed rug with a dazzling diamond. With stripes and fretwork along each end, the motifs express centuries of Zapotec tradition. Gregorio Ruiz weaves the piece by hand from soft virgin wool.

Because each rug is individually woven on handlooms, measurements could vary +/- 2 inches (5 cm).

  • 0.66 kgs
  • 1.5 lbs
  • 1 m L x 0.6 m W
  • 3.3 ft. L x 2 ft. W
  • Pile height: 0.3 cm H
  • Pile height: 0.1" H

  • 100% wool
  • Dry clean only
  • All natural dyes
  • Designed for floor use
  • Made in Mexico.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Mexicoicon info
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48

Gregory

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09/27/2020

"GREAT WALL HANGING"

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I bought this to hang on my brick fireplace . I framed it with a cherry wood frame and between the colors in the rug and the frame, it created a stunning display piece. The weaving is good quality.

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Desert Diamond, Geometric Wool Area Rug (2x3)

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Elizabeth

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09/13/2020

"This Rug is Beautiful"

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I took it to my house in Mexico.

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Desert Diamond, Geometric Wool Area Rug (2x3)

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Stephen

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10/11/2021

"Gorgeous area rug"

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This is absolutely gorgeous

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Chuck

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09/20/2021

"Gregorio Ruiz is a Master Craftsman!"

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Received my Stars on Earth Zapotec rug yesterday and was blown-away by the product quality and the artistic beauty Gregorio Ruiz created. I will continue to follow Gregorio. Also, first time discovering Novica and, my oh my, what a joy. Received a personalized postcard from Novica Mexico and the descriptive tag accompanying the rug brought great warmth and joy to this item. So happy to discover this site and the people making it a international success story.

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Stars on Earth, Geometric Wool Area Rug (1.5x6)

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Suzanne

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08/15/2021

"Beautiful"

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Beautiful table runner.

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Debra Ann

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06/30/2021

"A skillfully made masterpiece."

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What I love about this beautiful rug: the colours of the wool are subtle yet confident, the design is full of life and meaning and the texture has a softness that is also firm, with strength and resilience being two characteristics that jump out. This exemplary rug graces a large ottoman as I cannot bear to walk on it! Thank you for your masterfully woven rug, Gregorio.

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Stars on the Horizon, Zapotec wool rug (3x5)

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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

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.

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