Navajo Indian Antique Pictorial Textile
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Directory: Archives: Regional Art: Americas: American Indian: Pre 1920: Item # 1192710
Territorial Indian Arts and Antiques
7077 E. Main St. #7
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
Old fashioned school houses are woven in this 1920s era Navajo Indian rug. note the smoke from the chimneys!
Hand spun native wool is aniline dyed red, natural white, tan and dark brown, carded gray.
The lazy lines are apparent in the background color. Although five of the buildings are upright, she was able to match them by reversing the loom and finishing them in the same perspective.
Neat Crystal style interlocking lines, note the use of opposing colors.
3'5" by 5"8". Very nice original condition, clean.
Buyer pays $25.00 for shipping and insurance.