Sunset Stars

Hand Woven Zapotec Wool Area Rug (5x8)

$1,259.99
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SKU: 207649
Description
After carding the wool and coloring it with natural dyes, Alfredo Ruiz weaves this large heavy rug. He finds inspiration in the stars that appear as the sunset sky turns into night over the Oaxaca sierra. Like many in his family, Ruiz weaves the red and blue rug on a traditional pedal loom.
  • 100% wool
  • 9.30 lbs
  • 7.8 ft. L x 4.9 ft. W
  • Fringe: 0.2 inches H
  • Made in Mexico

Meet the Artist

Alfredo Ruiz

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2 Reviews

  • 5
    Beautiful

    Posted by Jose on Aug 23rd 2020

    Great product. Beautiful piece.

  • 5
    Perfect for our living room

    Posted by Alice22 on Nov 17th 2017

    We've been looking for just the right accent rug for our rustic mountain home in Colorado. This rug is beautiful and we couldn't be happier with it. It's rich colors and happy feel are perfect. We love it!

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

    The Preserving Traditions badge is awarded to artisans who use traditional techniques handed down through the generations, as well as artisans that craft culturally significant items, keeping these traditions alive. "