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Red Zapotec Wool Red Area Rug (4x6.5), "Spirit Vision"

Inspired by stars in Oaxaca's clear skies, Alfredo Ruiz dreams of spirit visions. This dazzling rug is woven by hand on a traditional loom and takes its brilliant colors from natural dyes. The young artisan demonstrates a mastery of intricate Zapotec... more

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Inspired by stars in Oaxaca's clear skies, Alfredo Ruiz dreams of spirit visions. This dazzling rug is woven by hand on a traditional loom and takes its brilliant colors from natural dyes. The young artisan demonstrates a mastery of intricate Zapotec art motifs. Titled "Visión espiritual" in Spanish.

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

  • 3.23 kgs
  • 7.1 lbs
  • 2 m L x 1.25 m W
  • 6.5 ft. L x 4.1 ft. W
  • Pile height: 0.5 cm H
  • Pile height: 0.2" H

  • 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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23

Carol

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09/28/2017

"My Other Favourite Rug"

I love this rug. Its so well made, stain resistant and solid. I wash it with cold water on my back cement patio, drying it in the shade. I expect to have it the rest of my life, and have already had it for three.

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Spirit Vision, Red Zapotec Wool Red Area Rug (4x6.5)

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Julia

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01/02/2023

"Great rug!"

Love it!

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Roger

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12/29/2022

"A Beautiful Rug !"

This piece came to us on time , very soft and beautifully designed. It fits carey well with our design ! Thanks, Alfredo and Novice !

Purchased Item:

Windows of Light, Handmade Mexican Zapotec Area Rug (2.5x5)

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

Michael

From Southern Utah, USA

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02/21/2022

"Stunning!"

The workmanship is excellent. The colors are striking. This is a treasured addition to our home we will cherish and enjoy for years.

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  • Accent piece

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Jennifer

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12/27/2021

"Stunning rug"

This rug is placed at my front door. The colors are true to the picture and the quality is awesome! I am super happy with this product.

Purchased Item:

Greca Tradition, Geometric Zapotec Wool Area Rug from Mexico (2x3.5)

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Sabina

Verified Reviewer

09/01/2021

"Love it!"

This rug helps mark out my artistic workspace in my large living room/studio. I love its bright yet earthy natural dye-based colours and both I and my friend agrees—it feels great beneath bare feet!

Purchased Item:

Dramatic Mexican Sun, Eco Friendly Handwoven Virgin Wool Zapotec Rug (5x8)

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