Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Diné (Navajo) maker
  • rug, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: Ganado, Arizona, United States
  • wool yarn, weaving, dyeing
  • Object Length/Width: 157.5 x 106 cm
    Object Length/Width: 60 13/16 x 41 3/4 in
  • Transfer from Central College, Orville John and Evaline Dryer Green Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6548

The rectangular rug has a dark brown border with a white border inside. Zigzags in white and dark brown form a series of red diamonds with outlines. There is a bowtie shape in dark brown and white near each end.