Handwoven Wool Area Rug in Ochre (6.5x10) from Mexico, "Land and History"
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In celebration of land and history, Mexican artisan Delfina Ruiz presents a subtle, yet charming area rug. It is handwoven of wool on the foot pedal loom, featuring a mottled ochre and brown color with geometric designs.
- 7.64 kgs
- 16.8 lbs
- Rug: 3 m L x 2 m W
- Rug: 9.83 ft. L x 6.58 ft. W
- Fringes: 12 cm H
- Fringes: 4.7" H
Every purchase from this artist has a profound impact on their livelihood and income.
Delfina Ruiz has received 7 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $400 and the most recent for $3000. Proceeds were used to invest in a bulk purchase of wool yarn for her rugs.
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
This artist striving to supporting their own or their family's basic needs and improve their livelihood.