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This small American Indian Blanket was hand woven by Navajo Master Weaver Kathy Marianito.
The soft ultra thin Churro wool was dyed with aniline and vegetal dyes. It would look great at the end of a bed or over the back of a couch for a touch of vibrant color.
29" x 58"
Child's blanket, late Classic / early Transitional period. The colors in this piece are vibrant red, yellow, indigo, purple, and turquoise!
Wearables: Manta, Serape, Child
33″ x 50″ (2'9" x 4'2")
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This weaving is featured in our "Master Weavings of the Navajo Churro Collection" Exhibit at Nizhoni Ranch Gallery, March 2019 and the "Master Weavings of the Navajo Churro Collection" catalog.
This weaving is part of an Exhibition showing at the Tucson Desert Art Museum January 4, 2017 to April 30, 2017.
In this beautiful Child's Blanket, Kat...
Master Weaver Lucie Marianito chose to incorporate the Spiderwoman hole in this beautiful child's blanket / serape. All Natural Dyes!
The Spiderwoman hole is quite rare in a Navajo blanket. They were typically only woven at Bosque Redondo (1863-1868). The Navajo would weave the blankets with the Spider woman hole, so they could hang the blanket...