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Product ID: 338598

Zapotec Wool Area Rug in Red from Mexico (2x3.5), "Claret Rhombi"

Against a body of claret, multicolored rhombus patterns decorate this area rug... more

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Against a body of claret, multicolored rhombus patterns decorate this area rug from Mexico. Working in the traditional style of Zapotec handicrafts, Mexican artisan Alfredo Ruiz diligently hand-weaves the rug of wool on the telar de pedal, or floor loom. Fringes complete the rug at each end.

  • 0.82 kgs
  • 1.8 lbs
  • Rug: 1.03 m L x 0.61 m W
  • Rug: 3.42 ft. L x 2 ft. W
  • Pile height: 0.6 cm H
  • Pile height: 0.2" H
  • Fringes: 11 cm L
  • Fringes: 4.3" L

  • 100% wool
  • Dry clean or hand wash
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Dry flat in the shade
  • Free Gift Wrap? No
  • Premium Gift Wrap? No
  • Made in Mexico.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Mexico
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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.

Alfredo Ruiz has received 3 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $1500 and the most recent for $2400. Proceeds were used to purchase wool, natural dyes, and new looms for his rugs.

This artist is currently supporting and providing for the education of their children, grandchildren, or children in their community, whether it be at the primary, secondary, or university level.

This artist positively impacts their community through job creation and provides jobs for 2 or more people.

This artist striving to supporting their own or their family's basic needs and improve their livelihood.

Every purchase from this artist has a profound impact on their livelihood and income.

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2 Testimonials for Alfredo Ruiz

Sian

I recently made my first Novica purchase, one of Alfredo's runners... it is so beautiful, it really exceeded my expectations and we're already looking at other designs to buy for the rest of the house. The workmanship, quality and richness of the rug is a delight.

Barbara

 
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