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NOVICA Multicolor Geometric Zapotec Wool Area Rug (4' x 6'), Tequila Sunrise'

NOVICA, in association with National Geographic, works together with talented artisan designers around the world to produce stunning, keepsake treasures. Our mantra is to spread global happiness, so rest assured - we’ll do everything we possibly can to ensure you’re a happy customer. About this item: Striking geometric symbols are inspired by ancestral designs seen in ancient temples. Meticulously woven of virgin wool, they grace a colorful rug. Alberto Ruiz García ns seen in ancient temples. Meticulously woven of virgin wool, they grace a colorful rug. Alberto Ruiz García and his wife craft this beautiful Zapotec weaving on the handloom, naming the design "Tequila" in Spanish. Because each rug is individually woven, measurements could vary +/- 4 inches (10 cm). - All natural dyes - Designed for floor use - Dry clean only About our Artist: Alberto Ruiz is the fourth generation in a family dedicated to Zapotec weavings. 'I remember as a child watching my father working on the loom while my mother and grandmother carded and dyed the wool. We shear the fleece, spin it and dye it with tints from the cochineal insect, pomegranate peel, bark from the huajal tree that thrives here, as well as oak and pecan bark. Stones, dried flowers, almost all the rocks and flowers here yield natural colors.' read more