Two-piece Classic/late Classic woman's dress

Native American, Navajo
around 1890


Object Place: Navajo, Southwest, North America

Dimensions

142 x 84 cm (55 7/8 x 33 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

10.103

Medium or Technique

Wool tapestry with interlock joins

On View

Bernard and Barbara Stern Shapiro Gallery (Gallery 231)

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black with broad and narrow red bands, with five black crosses on the wide bands.

Provenance

1910, gift of Mary Hopkins (Mrs. Charles Greely) Loring (b. 1852 - d. 1914), Boston, to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 7, 1910)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles Greely Loring