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Blanket (diyugi)
Blanket (diyugi)
Date:
ca. 1865–1875
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wool; Weft-faced Plain Weave, Interlocked Tapestry Weave, Eccentric Weft (lazy Lines)
Dimensions:
Object: 187.3 x 121.3 cm (73 3/4 x 47 3/4 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Culture/People:
Diné/Navajo
Accession Number:
2016.14.3
Acquisition Date:
2016-01-03
Credit Line:

Gift of the Thomas W. Weisel Family Collection

Diyugis were utilitarian blankets, woven by the hundreds, used for wearing by day and blankets at night.