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Zapotec wool table runner, "Fiery Sky"

byGregorio Ruiz: icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star (36)
Incredibly complex, starbursts in blue and violet stand out against a brick red... more

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Incredibly complex, starbursts in blue and violet stand out against a brick red background. Gregorio Ruiz weaves an extravagantly beautiful table runner. He works with virgin wool on the handloom, carrying on a family tradition.

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

Titled "Camino de Diamantes" in Spanish.

  • 0.95 kgs
  • 2.1 lbs
  • 1.95 m L x 0.4 m W
  • 6.5 ft. L x 1.3 ft. W

  • 100% wool
  • Dry clean only
  • 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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Reviews by Customers

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Total reviews

36

Verified Reviewer

01/25/2019

"Great quality"

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Great quality of wool, tight weave, beautiful color, thicker flat weave so can be used on variety of surfaces: tables or flooring. I use mine on stone counter for display of pottery.

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Fiery Sky, Zapotec wool table runner

Verified Reviewer

12/14/2018

"Gorgeous craftsmanship"

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A gorgeous piece of art to be treasured for generations. Thank you!

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Fiery Sky, Zapotec wool table runner

Verified Reviewer

03/29/2020

"Incredible Rug!"

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Vibrant colors, very good quality, and looks great on our wall!

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Verified Reviewer

01/12/2020

"Exactly What I Wanted"

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My girlfriend and I moved from New Jersey to Sedona 8 months ago. We are in the process of decorating in a manner that is southwestern without being cliche, without being cartoonish. We looked at Zapotec rugs in local stores. They were what we were looking for in the way of rugs. I was prepared to pay the high price they were asking, but we didnt find exactly what we wanted. Then I happened on Novica, had never heard of this site, and found exactly what I wanted, for much less money, and a lot more of that money going to the artisan. This piece by Gregorio Ruiz is simply superb!

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From Portishead United Kingdom

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12/05/2019

"Magical Weaving"

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This is weaving of a wonderful quality; regular, tight and even. I am not an expert, but I collect Navajo weavings and I think I know fine weaving when I see it. Gregorios weaving has, as I say, a wonderful finesse. The design is simple and pleasingly elegant, with bold diamonds separated by bands of vibrant colour, all on a lovely, neutral ground. It is now the focal point of a just decorated first floor landing.Should I require a similar rug, I would be very happy to go back to Gregorio. Quality always shows. Senor Ruiz has it in abundance.

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Purchased Item:

Blue Diamond Diversity, Zapotec wool rug (2x3)

From Los Osos, California

Verified Reviewer

11/14/2019

"Nice, colorful runner for our wooden table."

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Nice craftsmanship with subtle color contrasts; the white fields help the piece from being too dark in an already dark environment.

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Well made good subtle color combinations

Best Uses

  • table runner

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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.

Gregorio Ruiz has received 6 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $2500 and the most recent for $1900. Proceeds were used to purchase raw materials and a new loom for his rugs.

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

 
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