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Antique 19th Century Navajo Wearing Blanket with Cross Motif, circa 1880

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A vintage 19th century Navajo Textile in a wearing blanket format with a soft, fine weave of native hand-spun wool in aniline red, orange and green with natural fleece colors of ivory and brown/black. A central cross is surrounded by diamond elements enclosed within a stepped diamond and banded on either end. This textile is best suited for use as a wall hanging/tapestry or furniture throw and may be hung horizontally or vertically. Authenticity is guaranteed.

Details

  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1880
  • Period
  • Materials and Techniques
    Hand-WovenWool,Hand-KnottedWool
  • Condition
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Minor fading.
  • Dimensions
    H 98 in. x W 63 in. x D .2 in.H 248.92 cm x W 160.02 cm x D 5.08 mm
  • Seller Location
    Denver, CO
  • Seller Reference Number
    DCG-24207
  • Reference Number
    LU1004615357512
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