Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Diné (Navajo) maker
  • rug, late 1800s–1998
  • Where object was made: Southwestern United States
  • wool yarn, weaving, dyeing
  • Object Length/Width: 168 x 105 cm
    Object Length/Width: 66 1/8 x 41 5/16 in
  • Gift of Janet B. Young
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6647

The rectangular rug has a light brown field and two sets of stacked white diamonds with dark brown and red borders with dentil edges. There is a white stripe at either end of the rug and a dark brown border around it.