One panel of woman's two-piece dress

Native American, Navajo
1850–70


Object Place: Navajo, Southwest, North America

Dimensions

Overall: 130.8 x 96.5 cm (51 1/2 x 38 in.)

Accession Number

00.676

Medium or Technique

Wool tapestry weave with interlock joins

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black ground, on ends a wide band of red with dentated edges; on these are rows of diamonds outlined by blue blocks and with blue and light green lines in the centers; narrower bands of red and blue.

Provenance

Mrs. Asa Gray; purchased by Denman Waldo Ross; gift to the MFA, December 10, 1900

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection