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{"id":7563450691,"title":"Transitional Navajo Rug : Antique : GHT 2150","handle":"ght-2150-antique-transitional-navajo-blanket","description":"\u003cblockquote\u003e\n\u003cspan\u003eThis weaving is part of \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e\u003cspan\u003eColor Riot! How Color Changed Navajo Textiles April 5,2019 - September 2,2019 at the Heard Museum\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/strong\u003e\n\u003c\/blockquote\u003e\n\u003cblockquote\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cem\u003eThis weaving is part of an Exhibition showing at the Tucson Desert Art Museum January 4 2017 to April 30 2017.\u003c\/em\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c\/blockquote\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003eThe Transitional period (1890-1910) in Navajo weaving was a time of many changes. The Navajo were permitted to return to their beloved red dessert nestled between the four sacred mountains. Government appointed Traders began setting up posts in the remote areas of the reservation to supply goods, and to personally promote weaving. Items sold at the trading post exposed the Navajo to a great new palette of ideas, designs, and patterns as found on sacks, catalogs, and photos. \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eWe bring you an impressive weaving from the Transitional period. The vibrant red is outstanding, especially when you recognized it was woven in the 1880-1890 period. Beautiful layers of Spiderwoman crosses draw you in to the stunning center. It has a hand sewn patch from the 1940s-1950s declaring it is Berlou Moth Proofed - with a 5 year guarantee. And look at the photos... it looks AMAZING as a bed cover!\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp style=\"text-align: center;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"text-decoration: underline;\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e\u003cem\u003e****Please call for special purchasing instructions as this weaving will be taking part of a 2020 museum exhibit****\u003c\/em\u003e\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ctable style=\"width: 349px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctbody\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 68px; text-align: left;\"\u003eStyle\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 271px; text-align: left;\"\u003eTransitional\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 68px;\"\u003eWeaver\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 271px;\"\u003eUnknown Navajo\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 68px;\"\u003eDate\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 271px;\"\u003ecirca 1880 - 1890s\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 68px;\"\u003eSize\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 271px;\"\u003e61″ x 89″ (1.54M  x 2.26M)\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 68px;\"\u003eItem #\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 271px;\"\u003eGHT 2150\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd colspan=\"2\" style=\"width: 339px; text-align: left;\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/navajorug-com.myshopify.com\/pages\/transitional\"\u003e\u003cspan color=\"#000000\" style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003eLearn more about the Transitional weaving period\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003c\/tbody\u003e\n\u003c\/table\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003eContact us for more information, pricing or to order – \u003c\/span\u003e\u003ca href=\"mailto:steve@navajorug.com\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\"\u003esteve@navajorug.com\u003c\/a\u003e\u003cspan\u003e or 520-455-5020 -- We will be glad to help you!\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eA unique blend of history, Native American culture and storytelling make these weavings an art like no other.\u003c\/p\u003e","published_at":"2016-07-16T14:16:00-07:00","created_at":"2016-07-16T14:16:10-07:00","vendor":"Historic Collection","type":"Transitional","tags":["Antique Navajo Rugs","circa-1880","color red","dazzled-eye-exhibit","Filter by Price_$11000 to $15000","Filter by Size_Medium","Navajo Rugs","Navajo Rugs by Style_Transitional","Navajo Rugs Circa_1880 to 1890","no-price-showing","public-product","red","Size 5 x 8"],"price":870000,"price_min":870000,"price_max":870000,"available":true,"price_varies":false,"compare_at_price":null,"compare_at_price_min":0,"compare_at_price_max":0,"compare_at_price_varies":false,"variants":[{"id":23862460675,"title":"Default Title","option1":"Default Title","option2":null,"option3":null,"sku":"","requires_shipping":true,"taxable":true,"featured_image":null,"available":true,"name":"Transitional Navajo Rug : Antique : GHT 2150","public_title":null,"options":["Default Title"],"price":870000,"weight":0,"compare_at_price":null,"inventory_quantity":1,"inventory_management":"shopify","inventory_policy":"deny","barcode":"Heard 2019"}],"images":["\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/GHT_2150.jpg?v=1496702895","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/GHT-2150-bed-600x450.jpg?v=1496702898","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/GHT-2150g-copy-600x863.jpg?v=1496702901","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/2150-moth-proof-tag-600x450.jpg?v=1496702904","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/GHT-2150d-600x800.jpg?v=1496702906","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/GHT-2150d1-600x800.jpg?v=1496702909"],"featured_image":"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/GHT_2150.jpg?v=1496702895","options":["Title"],"content":"\u003cblockquote\u003e\n\u003cspan\u003eThis weaving is part of \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e\u003cspan\u003eColor Riot! How Color Changed Navajo Textiles April 5,2019 - September 2,2019 at the Heard Museum\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/strong\u003e\n\u003c\/blockquote\u003e\n\u003cblockquote\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cem\u003eThis weaving is part of an Exhibition showing at the Tucson Desert Art Museum January 4 2017 to April 30 2017.\u003c\/em\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c\/blockquote\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003eThe Transitional period (1890-1910) in Navajo weaving was a time of many changes. The Navajo were permitted to return to their beloved red dessert nestled between the four sacred mountains. Government appointed Traders began setting up posts in the remote areas of the reservation to supply goods, and to personally promote weaving. Items sold at the trading post exposed the Navajo to a great new palette of ideas, designs, and patterns as found on sacks, catalogs, and photos. \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eWe bring you an impressive weaving from the Transitional period. The vibrant red is outstanding, especially when you recognized it was woven in the 1880-1890 period. Beautiful layers of Spiderwoman crosses draw you in to the stunning center. It has a hand sewn patch from the 1940s-1950s declaring it is Berlou Moth Proofed - with a 5 year guarantee. And look at the photos... it looks AMAZING as a bed cover!\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp style=\"text-align: center;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"text-decoration: underline;\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e\u003cem\u003e****Please call for special purchasing instructions as this weaving will be taking part of a 2020 museum exhibit****\u003c\/em\u003e\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ctable style=\"width: 349px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctbody\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 68px; text-align: left;\"\u003eStyle\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 271px; text-align: left;\"\u003eTransitional\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 68px;\"\u003eWeaver\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 271px;\"\u003eUnknown Navajo\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 68px;\"\u003eDate\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 271px;\"\u003ecirca 1880 - 1890s\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 68px;\"\u003eSize\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 271px;\"\u003e61″ x 89″ (1.54M  x 2.26M)\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 68px;\"\u003eItem #\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 271px;\"\u003eGHT 2150\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd colspan=\"2\" style=\"width: 339px; text-align: left;\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/navajorug-com.myshopify.com\/pages\/transitional\"\u003e\u003cspan color=\"#000000\" style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003eLearn more about the Transitional weaving period\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003c\/tbody\u003e\n\u003c\/table\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003eContact us for more information, pricing or to order – \u003c\/span\u003e\u003ca href=\"mailto:steve@navajorug.com\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\"\u003esteve@navajorug.com\u003c\/a\u003e\u003cspan\u003e or 520-455-5020 -- We will be glad to help you!\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eA unique blend of history, Native American culture and storytelling make these weavings an art like no other.\u003c\/p\u003e"}
Transitional Navajo Weaving : Historic : GHT 2150 - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery

Transitional Navajo Rug : Antique : GHT 2150

This weaving is part of Color Riot! How Color Changed Navajo Textiles April 5,2019 - September 2,2019 at the Heard Museum This weaving is part of an Exhibition showing at the Tucson Desert Art Museum January 4 2017 to April 30 2017. The Transitional period (1890-1910) in Navajo weaving was a time of many changes. The Navajo were permitted to...


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{"id":10651107139,"title":"Twill Double Saddle Blanket Navajo Weaving : Historic : PC 248","handle":"twill-double-saddle-blanket-navajo-weaving-historic-pc-248","description":"\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003eThose who learn and master the very difficult style of Twill weaving are in a class by themselves. A Twill weave yields a different pattern on each side. Some weavers even weave a different design on each side.  This dazzling Twill weave is from our private collection. \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThis weaving is a child\/twill double saddle blanket.  The wool is dyed with synthetic dyes and Brazil wood brown vegetal dye.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eLikely woven by a Navajo woman living in a Hispanic household, near Santa Fe or Albuquerque area.  Only the Hispanic would have had access to some of the dye stuff utilized in this blanket.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cimg src=\"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/files\/loonav_73ca8fe9-641b-4a1e-9bd1-071a3e379197_medium.jpg?v=1493941677\" alt=\"\" style=\"display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;\"\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThis weaving was part of an Exhibition showing at the Tucson Desert Art Museum January 4 2017 to April 30 2017 – Please look at the Dazzled Eye catalog on page 4 to find this weaving. \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e This piece was likely woven by the same weaver as PC-249.  See below.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cimg src=\"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/files\/in_good_company_large.jpg?v=1502919749\" alt=\"In good company\" width=\"408\" height=\"176\"\u003e  \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ctable style=\"width: 362px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctbody\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 87px;\"\u003eStyle\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 261px;\"\u003eTwill \/ Saddle Blanket\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 87px;\"\u003eWeaver\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 261px;\"\u003eUnknown\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 87px;\"\u003eCirca\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 261px;\"\u003e1880s\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 87px;\"\u003eSize\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 261px;\"\u003e31.5\" x 48\" (0.80M x 1.22M)\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 87px;\"\u003eItem #\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 261px;\"\u003ePC 248\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd colspan=\"2\" style=\"width: 348px;\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/navajorug-com.myshopify.com\/pages\/two-grey-hills-rugs\"\u003eLearn more about Twill weavings\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd colspan=\"2\" style=\"width: 348px;\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/navajorug-com.myshopify.com\/pages\/saddle-blankets\"\u003eLearn more about Navajo woven Saddle Blankets\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003c\/tbody\u003e\n\u003c\/table\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003eContact us for more information, pricing or to order – \u003c\/span\u003e\u003ca href=\"mailto:steve@navajorug.com\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\"\u003esteve@navajorug.com\u003c\/a\u003e\u003cspan\u003e or 520-455-5020 -- We will be glad to help you!\u003c\/span\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eA unique blend of history, Native American culture and storytelling make these weavings an art like no other.\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e","published_at":"2017-08-16T14:46:16-07:00","created_at":"2017-07-17T18:20:54-07:00","vendor":"Historic Collection","type":"Twill Weave","tags":["11000-15000","Antique Navajo Rugs","circa-1880","color gold","color green","color orange","color white","dazzled-eye-exhibit","Filter by Price_$11000 to $15000","Filter by Size_Small","green","Navajo Rugs","Navajo Rugs by Style_Saddle Blanket","Navajo Rugs by Style_Twill","Navajo Rugs Circa_1880 to 1890","orange","public-product","red","Saddle Blanket","saddle-blankets","Size 3 x 4","small-rugs","small-weavings","twill","white"],"price":1200000,"price_min":1200000,"price_max":1200000,"available":true,"price_varies":false,"compare_at_price":null,"compare_at_price_min":0,"compare_at_price_max":0,"compare_at_price_varies":false,"variants":[{"id":42501900099,"title":"Default Title","option1":"Default Title","option2":null,"option3":null,"sku":"","requires_shipping":true,"taxable":true,"featured_image":null,"available":true,"name":"Twill Double Saddle Blanket Navajo Weaving : Historic : PC 248","public_title":null,"options":["Default Title"],"price":1200000,"weight":0,"compare_at_price":null,"inventory_quantity":1,"inventory_management":"shopify","inventory_policy":"deny","barcode":""}],"images":["\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/PC248g.jpg?v=1500919467","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/PC248a.jpg?v=1500919476","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/PC248b.jpg?v=1500919487"],"featured_image":"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/PC248g.jpg?v=1500919467","options":["Title"],"content":"\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003eThose who learn and master the very difficult style of Twill weaving are in a class by themselves. A Twill weave yields a different pattern on each side. Some weavers even weave a different design on each side.  This dazzling Twill weave is from our private collection. \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThis weaving is a child\/twill double saddle blanket.  The wool is dyed with synthetic dyes and Brazil wood brown vegetal dye.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eLikely woven by a Navajo woman living in a Hispanic household, near Santa Fe or Albuquerque area.  Only the Hispanic would have had access to some of the dye stuff utilized in this blanket.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cimg src=\"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/files\/loonav_73ca8fe9-641b-4a1e-9bd1-071a3e379197_medium.jpg?v=1493941677\" alt=\"\" style=\"display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;\"\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThis weaving was part of an Exhibition showing at the Tucson Desert Art Museum January 4 2017 to April 30 2017 – Please look at the Dazzled Eye catalog on page 4 to find this weaving. \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e This piece was likely woven by the same weaver as PC-249.  See below.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cimg src=\"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/files\/in_good_company_large.jpg?v=1502919749\" alt=\"In good company\" width=\"408\" height=\"176\"\u003e  \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ctable style=\"width: 362px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctbody\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 87px;\"\u003eStyle\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 261px;\"\u003eTwill \/ Saddle Blanket\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 87px;\"\u003eWeaver\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 261px;\"\u003eUnknown\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 87px;\"\u003eCirca\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 261px;\"\u003e1880s\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 87px;\"\u003eSize\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 261px;\"\u003e31.5\" x 48\" (0.80M x 1.22M)\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 87px;\"\u003eItem #\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 261px;\"\u003ePC 248\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd colspan=\"2\" style=\"width: 348px;\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/navajorug-com.myshopify.com\/pages\/two-grey-hills-rugs\"\u003eLearn more about Twill weavings\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd colspan=\"2\" style=\"width: 348px;\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/navajorug-com.myshopify.com\/pages\/saddle-blankets\"\u003eLearn more about Navajo woven Saddle Blankets\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003c\/tbody\u003e\n\u003c\/table\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003eContact us for more information, pricing or to order – \u003c\/span\u003e\u003ca href=\"mailto:steve@navajorug.com\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\" target=\"_blank\"\u003esteve@navajorug.com\u003c\/a\u003e\u003cspan\u003e or 520-455-5020 -- We will be glad to help you!\u003c\/span\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eA unique blend of history, Native American culture and storytelling make these weavings an art like no other.\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e"}
Antique Navajo Double Saddle Blanket

Twill Double Saddle Blanket Navajo Weaving : Historic : PC 248

$ 12,000.00

Those who learn and master the very difficult style of Twill weaving are in a class by themselves. A Twill weave yields a different pattern on each side. Some weavers even weave a different design on each side.  This dazzling Twill weave is from our private collection.  This weaving is a child/twill double saddle blanket.  The wool is dyed with ...


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