A Transitional First Phase Chief’s Blanket, Woman’s Style, Navajo, circa 1890.
56" x 72"
Textile, The orange yarns and the red yarns are handspun Merino fleece dyed in the yarn with synthetic dyes. The dark brown yarns are handspun Merino fleece top-dyed in the yarn with pinon pitch. The white yarns are un-dyed handspun Merino fleece.
Condition is excellent with less than 2% restoration.