Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Annie Tsosie
    1932–2011, active 1960s–1980s
    born: Whitecone/Mike Springs, Arizona, United States ; active: United States
  • rug, 1971
  • Where object was made: Klagetoh or Ganado?, Arizona, United States
  • wool yarn, weaving, dyeing
  • Object Length/Width: 157 x 108.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 61 13/16 x 42 11/16 in
  • Gift from the Estate of Robert and Marion J. Mengel
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6559

The rectangular rug has a light brown field, two diamonds, and an "X" in the center in white and black. The white picket-like design along the long edges is outlined in black. There is a white line at either short end and a black border.