This blanket is hand woven, from hand spun, and hand carded beautiful Navajo Sheep Wools - the shades of grey, brown and white, are made from naturally colored Sheep Wools. The red wools are hand spun, and hand dyed wools with Aniline Dyes (obtained from the Trading Posts of the time). The wools comprising the pink bands at the ends are hand dyed with a natural vegetal dye.Note the fine looking wools which still have luster and sheen - see the close up pics of the wool! This weaving has beautiful variegation lines i. E within the reds resulting from batches of hand spun and hand carded natural wools being hand dyed and used by the weaver. The size of this textile is approximately 60 " X 39", with a hand carded wool. Warp of about 8, and a hand spun Wool Weft of about 24 (durable and well woven weaving). A beautifully designed and well constructed piece of Native America! CONDITION - Excellent For Age/Antique Weaving Please see all pics! : The wools within this rug are in great condition (still have plenty of luster and sheen), NO Stains, NO Fading, NO Holes, NO Fraying- NO Problems! The End Selvage Cords are 100 % present, a braid of two fine 2-ply PINK wool yarns. The Side Selvage Cords are intact and100% present with no fraying or loss - a. Of two, 2-ply PINK wool yarns. The corners are in excellent condition, with very minor wear to selvage at corners, and 4/4 corner ties are present (see pics for corners). THIS IS A CLASSIC NAVAJO ANTIQUE WEAVING WHICH DISPLAYS VERY WELL AS A WALL HANGER OR ON A TABLE TOP. 99 CENT START - WOW!!! SEE ALL PICS - THESE ARE PART OF THE DESCRIPTION!
BOTH SIDES photographed in entirety. A quality and UNIQUE NAVAJO WEAVING by DiNe / Antique Weaving - Native American Navajo Weaver (c1935)!!!!!>>>>PLEASE SEE MY OTHER NAVAJO / NAVAHO RUGS / BLANKETS CURRENTLY LISTED!!! Guaranteed Authentic Navajo Nation Blanket / Rug! Feel free to contact me with questions, to request additional pictures, or to add comments about this blanket/rug.
The item "Navajo Native American Indian Rug ANTIQUE & BEAUTIFULLY WOVEN RESERVATION RUG" is in sale since Thursday, February 23, 2017. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Native American\ US\1800-1934\Rugs & Textiles (Navajo)". The seller is "djembe61" and is located in Santa Barbara, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.