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Red ground with serrated diamonds overall; design of large and small diamonds of red ravelled flannel, natural white and handspun indigo blue; red and dark blue tassels on corners. Isolated stacked triangles as filler motifs.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; gift to the MFA, May 10, 1902

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Native North American (Navajo), 1880–85

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

85 x 136 cm (33 7/16 x 53 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

02.78

Medium or Technique

Wool tapestry weave with dovetail joins (very ragged, expressive edges)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles