Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

  • unknown Diné (Navajo) maker
  • rug, late 1800s–1918
  • Where object was made: Southwestern United States
  • wool yarn, weaving, dyeing
  • Object Length/Width: 156.5 x 117 cm
    Object Length/Width: 61 5/8 x 46 1/16 in
  • Transfer from Central College, Orville John and Evaline Dryer Green Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6640

The rectangular rug has a white field with horizontal stripes. Each stripe is light brown with a red, dark brown, and white zigzag. There is a red stripe at each end. There are no tassels.