Zapotec rug, 'Guelaguetza Colors' (4x6.5) - Unique Zapotec Wool Red Area Rug (4x6.5) Curate

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Guelaguetza Colors Unique Zapotec Wool Red Area Rug (4x6.5)

The festive spirit that abounds in Oaxaca during the feasts of the Guelaguetza... more

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The festive spirit that abounds in Oaxaca during the feasts of the Guelaguetza inspire this wonderful rug by Irene Ruiz. Meaning "offering" in Zapotec, the Guelaguetza is celebrated in July to honor Our Lady of El Carmen. Irene Ruiz dyes the wool with natural dyes such as cochineal and pomegranate before weaving the rug on a traditional loom.

  • 2.94 kgs
  • 6.5 lbs
  • Rug: 1.95 m L x 1.25 m W
  • Rug: 6.5 ft. L x 4.1 ft. W
  • Pile height: 0.5 cm H
  • Pile height: 0.2" H

  • 100% wool
  • Dry clean or hand wash
  • Wash in cold water
  • Free Gift Wrap? No
  • Premium Gift Wrap? No
  • Made in Mexico.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Mexico

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Irene Ruiz

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The rug came today and it is more beautiful than the photo! Very nice, Thank you!


Although I hadn't ordered here before, I loved the concept of Novica and particularly the work of this artist. Thank you, Irene! The rug was all I had hoped for and more. It has received MANY compliments


Wonderful craftmanship!