An Early Navajo Rug

Item: 252

Origin: Navajo
Date: Circa 1910

Media: Wool all with natural sheep’s wool color

Dimensions: 62″ x 39″

Description: This rug has four vertical linked diamonds, the center two a dark brown and the outer two a natural grey/brown.  The edges of the diamonds are feathered, a bit like very small steps, and this technique is characteristic or earlier Two Grey Hills weavings. The warps are dark brown, giving a layered quality to the natural white background field.

Condition:  Condition is excellent with minor restoration.

Price: 2,800