Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • North or Central America
  • blanket, late 1800s–1980
  • wool, ribbon, dyeing
  • Object Length/Width: 318 x 92 cm including ribbon tabs
    Object Length/Width: 125 3/16 x 36 1/4 in including ribbon tabs
  • Gift of Ann and Britt Brown, Blackbear Bosin Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6547

The long blanket panel has one half that is red and one half that is dark blue. Each blanket has a thin stripe in yellow, white, dark blue, and red. It is edged on the long sides with red and dark blue ribbons. There is a dark blue ribbon tab at the center seam.