Chinle revival blanket

Native American (Navajo)
1920–40


Object Place: Navajo, Southwest, North America

Dimensions

Overall: 133.4 x 201.9 cm (52 1/2 x 79 1/2 in.) Mount (top edge dimension): 132.1 cm (52 in.)

Accession Number

2008.1453

Medium or Technique

Handspun wool tapestry weave with diagonal and dovetailed joins

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Chinle revival blanket, could be used as a bed cover, soft vegetable dyed) with natural white and synthetic experimental Dupont red dye

Provenance

By 1987, in collection of Andrew Nagen, Corales, NM; May 1987, purchased from Nagen by James N. Krebs, Santa Fe, NM; gift of Krebs and his wife Margie to the MFA (December 17, 2008)

Credit Line

Gift of James and Margie Krebs