Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Diné (Navajo) maker
  • rug, late 1800s–2007
  • Where object was made: Southwestern United States
  • wool yarn, weaving, dyeing
  • Object Length/Width: 102 x 96 cm
    Object Length/Width: 40 3/16 x 37 13/16 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6542

The square red rug has a center rectangle in light brown with a darker brown arrowhead shape. There are squares and rectangles around the center rectangle and each have a light blue-green stepped triangle paired with a dark brown stepped triangle. Each of the squares or rectangles are outlined in orange and there is an orange line that joins each together.