Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Two Grey Hills rug
  • Mary Lou Yazzie
  • Two Grey Hills rug, latest year 1972
  • Where object was made: New Mexico, United States
  • wool yarn, weaving, dyeing
  • Object Length/Width: 101.5 x 65.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 39 15/16 x 25 3/4 in
  • Gift from the estate of Gene and Shirley Thomas
  • Not on display
  • 2010.0254
Description

Rectangular rug with a white and black border, zigzagged down the long edge. Light brown field. Large dark brown diamond in center with a stepped edges, black squares at some of the points, all outlined in white. Series of stacked triangles inside the brown diamond, outlined in light grey.

White triangles with a stepped edge, outlined in black, at each corner.