University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:91-20-2
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Navajo
Provenience: New Mexico
Arizona
Culture Area: Southwest (Culture Area)
Section:American
Materials:Wool
Length: 140.8 cm
Width: 74 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Jane Fox Fite, 1991

Description

Rectangular rug with salvage tassels on 3 sides. Lt. brown edging on ends; red on sides. Brown crenalated border with white border within it. Oatmeal colored center with red cornstalk; white lines on leaves and around cobs. White, red or brown bird on all but one leaf and two cobs. Triangle chains and rectangle pairs in red white or brown in background. Backwards swastika in each corner panel- brown with white border.


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