Historic Navajo Baby Blanket: Classic period : GHT 2300

This small Navajo weaving is very special.  It is a classic blanket from the nineteenth century and was woven for a baby.  It is finely woven and has very little wear.  

Woven with white and indigo dyed homespun,  2 shades of red from natural dyed bayetta and a light peach colored bayetta.  

When folded the center meets to match the design.  This special blanket could have been used in a cradleboard.  

historic-navajo-baby-blanket-circa-1865

Style Wearables: Manta, Serape, Child
Weaver Unknown Navajo
Date circa 1865
Size 29″ x 24″ 
Item # GHT 2300
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