Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Diné (Navajo) maker
  • rug, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: Arizona or New Mexico, United States
  • wool yarn, weaving, dyeing
  • Object Length/Width: 169 x 244.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 66 9/16 x 96 1/4 in
  • The Father Felix Nolte Collection from the Benedictine College Museum
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6914

The rectangular rug has horizontal stripes in dark pink with brown zigzags. There are orange or light grey zigzags adjacent to the dark brown. There is a grey stripe at either end and a light grey stripe between the brown zigzags at either end. The middle has three stripes in brown and orange diagonal lines. There is a light grey and a grey stripe with pink detail between the orange/brown stripes.