Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Wide Ruins rug
  • Diné (Navajo) peoples
  • Wide Ruins rug, circa 1950
  • Where object was made: Wide Ruins, Arizona, United States
  • wool yarn, weaving, dyeing
  • Object Length/Width: 199 x 126 cm
    Object Length/Width: 78 3/8 x 49 5/8 in
  • Gift from the Menninger Foundation
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6928
Description
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Exhibitions

The rectangular rug has grey, light brown, and light tan horizontal stripes, separated by thin white and pink stripes. There are pink rectangles on light tan stripes with white, light brown, and yellow detail, and light brown borders. There is a light tan tassel at each corner.