A Saltillo Indigo Blanket

Item: 817

Origin: Spanish Colonial, Mexico
Date: circa 1880

Media: Wool
Dimensions:  82″ x 44.5″

Description: This saltillo has several shades of indigo, from very dark around the border, to ligher in the background field with more variations in the central medallion.  The fine banding of light indigo alternating with dark is a beautiful way to finish a blanket on both ends.  The delicate work in white around the boarder adds a whole other level of seeing.

Restoration:  No restoration, condition is excellent

Price: 6500