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Late classic blanket fragment

Native American, Navajo
about 1875


Object Place: Navajo, Southwest, North America

Dimensions

70 x 81.5 cm (27 9/16 x 32 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

02.76

Medium or Technique

Wool tapestry weave with interlock joins

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Handspun and commerical raveled yarns. Three zoned bands (probably 1/2 the entire blanket). Two bands with beige/red diamond stripes and one (in center) with alternative dk blue/red and beige/red diamond stripes to form vertical zigzags.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection