12 January 2006
PROPERTY FROM A MAJOR AMERICAN MUSEUM, SOLD TO BENEFIT THE ACQUISITIONS FUND
A NAVAJO TEXTILE
woven of native handspun wool in natural ivory and brown and aniline red against a carded ground, with a large-scale serrated X device, overlaying a field of various geometric motifs, solid borders
Dimensions: 68¾ x 40¾ in. (1.75 x 1.04 m.)
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Illustrated in Patterns and Sources of Navajo Weaving by Bill Harmsen, page 49.
This lot is exempt from Sales Tax.
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