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Object description

  • DinĂ© (Navajo) artist
  • Rug, 1890s
  • Wool, dye
  • Southwestern United States
  • L: 67 3/4 in, W: 52 1/4 in (L: 172.1 cm, W: 132.7 cm)
  • Gift of James and Margie Krebs, 2008
  • E303938

DESCRIPTION

This is a rectangular shaped, sample rug with small tassels at each corner. The rug is divided into three decorative areas with different but corresponding color and design motifs. The designs are geometric comprised primarily of crosses, diamonds, triangles and angular designs.