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Late classic design with red ground which is divided into stepped diamond network with quartered diamond filler motifs with indigo blue, vegetable-dyed green, yellow and natural white handspun yarns, synthetic red-dyed yarns. In each red diamond is a small diamond made up of two blue and two...

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Provenance

John Williard Ware; gift to the MFA, November 7, 1912

Credit Line

Gift of John Ware Willard

Native North American (Navajo), 1880–90

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

138 x 195 cm (54 5/16 x 76 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

12.1090

Medium or Technique

Wool tapestry weave with interlocked joins

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles