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Saddle blanket or rug
Saddle blanket or rug
Date:
ca. 1880–1895
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wool; Weft-faced Plain Weave; Tapestry Weave With Diagonal Joins; Small Area Of Reverse Twill
Dimensions:
120 x 82.6 cm (47 1/4 x 32 1/2 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Culture/People:
Diné/Navajo
Accession Number:
2016.14.9
Acquisition Date:
2016-01-03
Credit Line:

Gift of the Thomas W. Weisel Family Collection

Banded rug or saddle blanket with banded layout woven in reverse diagonal twill and diamond twill tapestry. Five red bands patterened with four black, white, red, and gold concentric serrated diamonds alternate with four bands of brown, orange, and yellow reverse twill.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”