Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Diné (Navajo) peoples
  • rug, 1900–1920
  • Where object was made: Southwestern United States
  • wool yarn, weaving, dyeing
  • Object Length/Width: 245 x 131 cm
    Object Length/Width: 96 7/16 x 51 9/16 in
  • Gift of Eva F. Bennett
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6909

The rectangular rug has a dark brown border and a tan inner border. The diamond pattern is dark brown and tan on a light brown ground. The borders of the diamonds are serrated. There are two dark brown crosses.