Rare Yei 1939 Navajo Rug possibly from 1939 San Francisco World's Fair

January 10, 2017

Rare Yei 1939 Navajo Rug possibly from 1939 San Francisco World's Fair

Vintage Navajo Rug from 1939 - because of the date woven in the rug, most likely woven at San Francisco World's Fair or commissioned for it. Navajo weavings demonstrations were beg attractions at this time. Pictured here with Arts & Crafts furnishings. Part of the "Woven Holy People" Exhibition & Sale. The Show will hang through May 2016. Be sure to call for an appointment to see the show and all the Nizhoni Ranch has to offer. A beautiful place inside and out!

 

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View a Video of this weaving on Youtube – click here.

Click the image below to read more about and view more photographs of this weaving . Yei Be Chei Circa 1939

GHT 2168 : Antique Navajo Foxtail Yei : Circa 1939 !! : 76″ x 43″ : pg 15 of the Catalog Back to Nizhoni Ranch News Blog



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