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Late Classic small sarape

Native American, Navajo
1865–75


Object Place: Navajo, Southwest, North America

Dimensions

123 x 83 cm (48 7/16 x 32 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

42.549

Medium or Technique

Wool tapestry weave with diagonal and interlock joins

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Handspun wool warps with Saxony red commercial yarns; Small sarape with bands of serrate diamonds and zig-zags in white and blue. Zoned bands.

Provenance

Mrs. John L. Grandin; gift to the MFA, November 12, 1942

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. John L. Grandin