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Navajo blanket
  • Diné (Navajo) peoples
  • Navajo blanket, 1890–1920
  • Where object was made: United States
  • wool
  • Object Length/Width: 107.95 x 165.1 cm
    Object Length/Width: 42 1/2 x 65 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.0661
Description

Navajo blanket with geometric designs in red, orange, brown, gray, black, white and green. It has diamond motifs enclosed by an intricate border of two designs. The center is composed of four colorful and terraced lozenges which encompass triangular designs within a serrated edge.