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Seashells Zapotec wool rug (4x6.5)

Evoking the ocean with rich shades of blue, Mario Chávez combines the deep hues... more

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Evoking the ocean with rich shades of blue, Mario Chávez combines the deep hues of the Pacific with the azure of the Mexican Caribbean. This dazzling handloomed rug invokes the sea with shell motifs inspired by pre-Hispanic art. Concentric crosses complete a modern heirloom. The artisan names the design Caracol in Spanish.

Because each piece is individually woven, measurements could vary +/- 1 inch (3 cm).

  • 2.68 kgs
  • 5.9 lbs
  • Rug: 2.05 m L x 1.3 m W
  • Rug: 6.75 ft. L x 4.3 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
  • Free Gift Wrap? No
  • Premium Gift Wrap? No
  • Made in Mexico.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Mexico

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Thank you Mario Chavez for creating these wonderful rugs


Edinburgh,/Sotland/ UK

The rug and its beautiful vibrant colours brought memories of warmer times, when on my frequent Mexico trips, back to cold, dark and wet Scotland - making our winters more bearable. Excellent craftsmanship and also very resilient for daily use - not shredding fibres etc.


gracias Mario your rug "" Fiesta Oaxaquena"" makes my heart soar like an eagle every time I see it! It is truly a gift from Teotl-Tlan.""