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Mohena wood and leather rocking chair, "Dark Colonial Country"

byAbel Rios: icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star (61)
Carefully carved hardwood rocks to the gentle tooling of quality leather. Abel... more

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Carefully carved hardwood rocks to the gentle tooling of quality leather. Abel Rios creates an original rocking chair featuring the elegance of Colonial artistry with ergonomic comfort. The mohena wood chair is masterfully crafted by hand to become a treasured heirloom.

  • 8.00 kgs
  • 17.6 lbs
  • 88 cm H x 57 cm W x 86 cm D
  • 34.5" H x 22.5" W x 34" D

  • Mohena wood and leather
  • Some assembly required
  • Made in Peru.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Andesicon info
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61

From NIPOMO CA. USA

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04/17/2021

"The perfect size"

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I needed a foot stool in my guest room and this one is beautifully made. It is the perfect size. I am very happy with my purchase.

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beautiful and very practical

Best Uses

  • Perfect height foot stool

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04/03/2021

"just what i wanted"

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Gorgeous!

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04/03/2021

"so handy to pull out when extra tables are needed"

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Love it!

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03/23/2021

"My favorite stool."

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Its a perfect little stool for resting my feet or sitting on when I am working on something close to the ground. Excellent workmanship.

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From Great Plains of the United States of America

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03/16/2021

"Beautiful leatherwork"

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Adds a very interesting and unique touch to playing dice. Very nicely made. I enjoy telling game-night guests where it came from and the symbolism behind the decoration.

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03/03/2021

"Great Detailing"

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I got this for my son and his wife.

Purchased Item:

Colonial Ivy, Andean Original Hand Tooled Leather Wine Bottle Holder

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"At the age of 16, I joined my brother's workshop to learn to work with leather. At 21, I set up my own workshop and began to create the wood and leather designs that I am known for. I love the history that I am able to bring to my work. Since colonial times, leather and wood have been combined to create many practical and decorative pieces of furniture and art. My style is distinct and detailed. I use motifs from Peruvian culture and my workshop is known for quality. I love this art and enjoy teaching my workers the skills that were generously taught to me. Many of my workers have gone on to open their own workshops. This gives me pleasure. This is how we keep the art alive."

"I have found great success with Novica. I am now an established artisan and my work is sold around the world. I have the life I once imagined but, most importantly, I have made my family secure. My children are educated and they work with me - together we bring our love of Peruvian history and craft to a respected family project."

Abel no longer shares the rented patio with his chickens - the site of his first workshop. Today, the Rios family has bought that house and built a four story workshop on the adjacent land. They employ other artisans to help meet the international demand for their handcrafted products.

Abel is determined to give back - to share the good fortune that he has found. He employs two people who have thrived in the supportive environment his workshop provides. His assistant is intellectually challenged and one of his wood carvers is profoundly deaf.

Abel now has several full-time assistants.

 
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