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White warp; natural brown, ecru, red, gold wefts. "Eye-dazzler" design: center pattern of stepped, vertical zig-zags forming three stepped diamonds in vertical row; bands at each end.

Provenance

Lewis P. Cabot; gift to the MFA, March 19,1980

Credit Line

Gift of Lewis P. Cabot

Pound blanket

Eyedazzler

Blanket

Native North American (Navajo), 1885–95

Object Place

Southwest

Dimensions

202.5 x 120 cm (79 3/4 x 47 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1980.92

Medium or Technique

Wool tapestry weave with diagonal joins

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles