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Two Grey Hills rug
  • Alice Henry
  • Two Grey Hills rug, latest year 2004
  • Where object was made: New Mexico, United States
  • wool yarn, weaving, dyeing
  • Object Length/Width: 123 x 91 cm
    Object Length/Width: 48 3/8 x 35 13/16 in
  • Gift from the estate of Gene and Shirley Thomas
  • Not on display
  • 2010.0258
Description

Rectangular rug. Field is medium brown, border is black and light brown with stepped triangles on long edges of rug. White line separates border from field and the long edges have a serrated appearance. Center of field has concentric diamonds with stepped edge in brown, light grey and medium grey with white and black detail. Light grey and dark grey stepped triangles in corners with white and black edges. Two black and white feathers at each end and two on either side.