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Date:
ca. 1880–1890
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wool; Weft-faced Plain Weave, Interlocked Tapestry Weave
Dimensions:
135.3 x 85.1 cm (53 1/4 x 33 1/2 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Culture/People:
Navajo
Accession Number:
2016.14.4
Acquisition Date:
2016-01-03
Credit Line:

Gift of the Thomas W. Weisel Family Collection

Exhibition History:

Lines on the Horizon: Native American Art from the Weisel Family Collection, Wais and Knowles Galleries of Textile Arts, de Young, May 3, 2014–January 4, 2015

Small banded serape of handspun, re-spun flannel bayeta, and carded pink yarns. Three bands of radiating arm motifs alternate with three bands of vertical zigzags. Bands separated by solid red, blue, and carded pink stripes.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”