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Wool rug (2x3), "Bird Wedding"

byCerapio Vallejo: icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star (45)
Stylized birds nestle in pairs to represent the union of marriage. Working in... more

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Stylized birds nestle in pairs to represent the union of marriage. Working in verdant color, Cerapio Vallejo weaves an enchanting accent rug. The hand-loomed virgin wool shades from tan to green.

Titled "Matrimonio" in Spanish.

  • 0.88 kgs
  • 1.9 lbs
  • 0.6 m W x 0.9 m H
  • 2 ft. W x 3 ft. H

  • 100% wool, cotton warp
  • Dry clean only
  • Signed by the artist
  • Designed for floor use
  • Made in Peru.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in the Andesicon info
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  • Free Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Premium Gift Wrap? Yes

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45

Amy

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10/02/2021

"Beautiful High Quality Placemats"

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I love these woven wool placements! The colors and design and stunning. Very happy with this purchase.

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Julie

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09/09/2021

"Always a new angle to admire!"

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Incredibly well made mini-tapestries. The colors just pop. So beautiful. These placemats add beauty to our table all day long. And by candlelight they just glow. We love them!

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Pukio Lake, Wool placemats (Set of 4)

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Julie

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09/09/2021

"Art work for placemats!"

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The artistry is stunning. We have two sets (different patterns) of four each, and they mix/match very well. Vibrant, rich colors. Highly recommend!

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John

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08/29/2021

"Beautiful rug"

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This rug is lovely and well made. Very nice design. I love it.

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Paul

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07/26/2021

"Perfect colour"

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Received these yesterday and my wife was rapt with the colour. Goes perfectly with our table colour. Very well made and will last many many years

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Elizabeth W

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06/25/2021

"Stylized, Evocative Beauty"

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This stunning stylized rug greets visitors to our home and always elicits compliments. Beautifully made and evocative of mountain beauty.

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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

Moving On Up

Moving On Up

At a time when Cerapio was barely able to support his family he discovered Novica and Novica's shoppers discovered him. His life changed. He was able to buy a new house, turn his old house into his workshop and educate his children. He continues to hire and train other artisans and has helped many of them to build their own workshops. He loves the recognition his work has found and the security it has brought his family. If you ever meet him, he will proudly tell you that he is the first member of his family to buy a car.

Preserving Traditions

Preserving Traditions

Cerapio learned to weave from his father and grandfather. He draws inspiration from Peruvian culture and the Andean village life that he shared while growing up in Ayacucho. He treasures the art of weaving and the opportunities it has given him to preserve this centuries-old Peruvian tradition by teaching it to other artisans.

Enabling Education

Enabling Education

Cerapio supported the studies of his three children, two of whom are already married and have families of their own. There is one left in school, Cerapio is by far proud of supporting his children, and he did it because of his art.

Microcredit Financing

Microcredit Financing

Cerapio Vallejo has received 8 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $1350 and the most recent for $2850. Proceeds were used to purchase cotton and wool to continue production.

Job Creator

Job Creator

Cerapio prides himself on being able to employ other artisans. For years he has hired skilled weavers to help with his orders and unskilled workers eager to learn the weaving arts.

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