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Late classic blanket

Native American, Navajo
1880–85


Object Place: Navajo, Southwest, North America

Dimensions

122 x 91 cm (48 1/16 x 35 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

02.77

Medium or Technique

Handspun wool tapestry weave with diagonal and interlock joins

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Pink ground; design of zigzag serrated lines in dark blue, light green and very light pink; much worn. Overall diamond network formed of small stepped triangles in white, dk blue and green (indigo/vegetal) on red ground.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; gift to the MFA, May 10, 1902

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection