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Mexican Zapotec Blue Wool Area Rug (4x6.5), "Warrior Life"

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Irene Ruiz designs a spectacular rug to honor the brave lives of Zapotec... more

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Irene Ruiz designs a spectacular rug to honor the brave lives of Zapotec warriors. Zigzag glyphs exude a sense of energy while the step-like patterns symbolize the journey between life, underworld and heaven. Ruiz prepares colors from natural dyes and weaves the wool rug on a traditional loom.

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

  • 100% wool
  • Dry clean or hand wash
  • Wash separately in cold water
  • Made in Mexico.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Mexicoicon info
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  • Premium Gift Wrap? Yes

Reviews by Customers

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46

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03/13/2018

"Absolutely Gorgeous"

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This item exceeded my expectations regarding its beauty and craftsmanship. I highly recommend this artist, Irene Ruiz.

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Warrior Life, Mexican Zapotec Blue Wool Area Rug (4x6.5)

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09/28/2017

"Beautiful and special.."

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The beautiful blue colour was that attracted me to this rug. It will fit in perfectly in our Beachhouse development in Mozambique. So from Mexico all the way to Mozambique. Lovely!!.

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Warrior Life, Mexican Zapotec Blue Wool Area Rug (4x6.5)

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From Jourdanton, Texas

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11/12/2016

"PERFECTION!!!"

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The quality of this rug is absolutely grand!!!perfect addition to my home!!!

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Warrior Life, Mexican Zapotec Blue Wool Area Rug (4x6.5)

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From UK

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05/24/2020

"Beautiful rug for our hallway"

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Just as it is in the photos, perfect addition to our home. The packaging was so nice we saved ihat too!

Purchased Item:

Zapotec Games, Authentic Handmade Zapotec Wool Area Rug (2.5x5)

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Tim

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12/31/2019

"Zapotec Junkie"

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Irene makes beautiful art, that happen be be rugs. I just purchased three of them, and they are all outstanding. My biggest problem, I am going to get more! :) Thank you.

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Beautiful Teotitlan, Mexico Handwoven Authentic Zapotec Wool Area Rug (5x8)

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Tim

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12/31/2019

"Great addition to the living room"

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I love Zapotec rugs, this is probably my 10th one, and its AWESOME! Thank you.

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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

This artist has dramatically improved their livelihood by working with NOVICA.

This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.

Irene Ruiz has received 4 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $400 and the most recent for $2000.

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.

The Women's Empowerment badge is awarded to female artisans or artisan groups that are led by women.

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

 
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