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Elsie shares, "My favorite designs are Burntwater, Wide Ruin, Ganado Red and Teec Nos Pos. Weaving rugs is a Navajo tradition and it is passed down by my family, and I Love to weave. It is my only income and it helps me a lot. I enjoy doing my work. It takes lots of time, not only to weave but all of the math and counting. I just love wha...
The Ganado Trading Post is the namesake for the Ganado style of Navajo weaving. One of the owners loved the natural sheep wool colors, another liked bright colors. A compromise was made, and it was decided that they would only carry aniline red, blue, and black dyes. Ganado weavings are recognized by their strong red background.
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The Hubble Trading Post at Ganado would commission weavings from select weavers. One of the unique features of this piece is the four pictorial elements which represent the Hero Twins - Monster Slayer and Born of Water. This is a beautiful example of a Ganado - Klagetoh weaving. It is in very good condition.
Ganado - Klagetoh
Klagetoh with beautifully variegated wool. Stunning piece. Tightly woven using hand-carded, hand-spun, and hand-dyed native wool.
54″ x 89″ (1.37M x 2.26M)
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This spectacular weaving impressed the judges at the 2011 Gallup Inter-tribal Ceremonial. It was awarded First Place in the Large Rug category!
Won 1st Place at the 2011 Gallup Inter-Tribal Indian Ceremonial.
This weaving is featured in our "Master Weavings of the Navajo Churro Collection" Exhibit at Nizhoni Ranch Gallery, March 2019 and the "M...