University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 39-8-33
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Navajo
Provenience: Arizona
Culture Area: Greater Southwest
Date Made: c. 1900
Early Date: 1890
Late Date: 1910
Section:American
Materials:Commercial Wool
Analine Dye
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. E. Carleton Palmer in memory of her father Thomas J. Yarrow (collector), 1939

Description

Large rectangular rug woven of wool with numerous colors including red ground with white, black, red, maroon, purple, green, yellow, tan geometric design motifs.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

American Indian Life 1776-1976 ( Dec 1976 - 1978)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Wheat, Joe B. 1984. The Gift of Spiderwoman. Southwestern Textiles. The Navajo Tradition. : Page/Fig./Plate: 46View Objects cited in this Publication

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