A Bayeta Serape with a White Field, Navajo, circa 1840
67" x 46"
Textile, The red yarns are raveled bayeta dyed in the original Spanish woolen flannel with cochineal. The blue yarns are handspun Churro fleece dyed in the yarns with indigo. The white yarns are un-dyed handspun Churro fleece.
Condition is excellent with less than 2% restoration.
Corner tassels, side selvages, and top and bottom edge cords are 90% original.