Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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early transitional rug
  • Diné (Navajo) peoples
  • early transitional rug, late 1800s–1920
  • Where object was made: Arizona or New Mexico, United States
  • wool yarn, weaving, dyeing
  • Object Length/Width: 230 x 135 cm
    Object Length/Width: 90 9/16 x 53 1/8 in
  • Gift of Forrest E. Jones
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6956

The rectangular rug has a light tan field with five rows of dark brown and red whirling log patterns. It has a wide light brown border and a thin dark brown border.