Regional Navajo Rug Circa 1920

Item: 541

Origin: Navajo
Date: Circa 1920

Media: Wool with natural sheep’s wool colors

Dimensions: 85.5″ x 44.5″

Description: This interesting all natural colored rug has a large X in perspective – larger on one side than it is on the other. One end has a row of 5 pictorial elements; the letter “A”, 2 – white outlined circles and a spiral.  The other end has four elements; the letter “A”, a spiral and a white outlined circle.  The background grey has a wonderful variegation to it creating movement throughout the whole weaving.  The rug is outlined with a simple, brown framing border characteristic of earlier rugs.

Condition:  Condition is excellent.  Both sides equal in intensity.

Price: 3,250