THIS IS A LARGER BLANKET, THE PATTERN IS AN EARLY AND CLASSIC JB MOORE DESIGN - A CLASSIC LATE TRANSITIONAL ERA NAVAJO BLANKET! The size of this textile is BIG AND approximately 63" X 62" , with a hand spun wool warp of about 8 (thick warp), and a hand spun Wool Weft of about 14 - a very nicely woven, thick and durable weave.
A beautifully designed and well constructed piece of NativeAmerica! CONDITION - GOOD for AGE! : NO old dry/tired/bad wool, all wool is in superb condition, NO notable Bug/insect damage, a few small holes/snags (not noticeable unless closely inspected), and NO Notable Stains. The Selvage Cords which are exposed are about 95% intact/present, a braid of two, 2-ply thick dark brown Churro Wool yarns.There is one edge covered with cloth, this could be removed if you wish (see pics). There is some minor fading of red on both sides - but nothing that detracts from overall presentation.
The corners are in good condition, with minor wear to selvage, due to time/use and the corner ties are mostly gone due to time/use (see pics for corners). THIS IS A CLASSIC NAVAJO ANTIQUE WEAVING WHICH DISPLAYS VERY WELL AS IS - A COLORFUL AND TRULY CLASSIC NAVAJO CRYSTAL TRADING POST WEAVING! 99 CENT START - WOW!!! As you can see in some pics this blanket is in used condition, with some minor bleeding and fading yet this fine antique classic weaving will display smoothly on your wall or floor and looks stunning as is!!!!!
BOTH SIDES photographed in entirety. A quality and UNIQUE NAVAJO WEAVING by DiNe / Antique Weaving - Native American Navajo Crystal Trading Post Weaver (c1900)!!!!! >>>>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 CLASSIC JB MOORE CRYSTAL TP BLANKET" is in sale since Thursday, September 08, 2016. 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.
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