ALWAYS Free Shipping in the continental US!
Authentic Navajo Rugs, blankets, weavings and textiles (New to Antique) from the featuring Yei (Navajo Holy People) at Nizhoni Ranch Gallery.

Yei Holy People Navajo Rugs for Sale

Sort by:
Filter
{"id":7773277520094,"title":"Yei Navajo Weaving : GH : Churro 1709 : 24\" x 36\" (2' x 3')","handle":"yei-navajo-weaving-gh-churro-1709","description":"\u003cp style=\"text-align: left;\" data-mce-style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003eNavajo Yei weaving.  GH is well known for her popular weaving series known as Horses in the Clouds\/Horses in the Hills.  \u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp style=\"text-align: left;\" data-mce-style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e100% custom spun hand dyed Churro wool.\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ctable\u003e\n\u003ctbody\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd\u003eStyle\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd\u003eYei\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd\u003eWeaver\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd\u003eGH\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd\u003eDate\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd\u003e2022\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd\u003eSize\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd\u003e24\" x 36\"\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd\u003eItem #\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd\u003eChurro 1709\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd\u003eAwards\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd\u003e\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd colspan=\"2\"\u003e\u003ca title=\"Navajo Pictorial rugs\" href=\"https:\/\/www.navajorug.com\/pages\/pictorial-rugs\"\u003eLearn more about Navajo Pictorials\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003c\/tbody\u003e\n\u003c\/table\u003e\n\u003cp style=\"text-align: left;\" data-mce-style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\u003cspan\u003eContact us for more information, pricing or to order – \u003c\/span\u003e\u003ca href=\"mailto:steve@navajorug.com\" 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","published_at":"2022-08-26T13:57:52-07:00","created_at":"2022-08-26T13:46:29-07:00","vendor":"Churro Collection","type":"Yei","tags":["churro","Churro Navajo Rugs","Gloria Hardy","Navajo Rugs","new-additions","Newly Added Churro","Small","yei"],"price":150000,"price_min":150000,"price_max":150000,"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":43326942249182,"title":"Default Title","option1":"Default Title","option2":null,"option3":null,"sku":"send Gloria bonus of $100 once sold","requires_shipping":true,"taxable":true,"featured_image":null,"available":true,"name":"Yei Navajo Weaving : GH : Churro 1709 : 24\" x 36\" (2' x 3')","public_title":null,"options":["Default Title"],"price":150000,"weight":0,"compare_at_price":null,"inventory_quantity":1,"inventory_management":"shopify","inventory_policy":"deny","barcode":"paid 400","requires_selling_plan":false,"selling_plan_allocations":[]}],"images":["\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/churro-1798-gloria-hardy-yei-navajo-rug.jpg?v=1661547018","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/churro-1798-gloria-hardy-yei-navajo-rug-005.jpg?v=1661547018","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/churro-1798-gloria-hardy-yei-navajo-rug-004.jpg?v=1661547018","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/churro-1798-gloria-hardy-yei-navajo-rug-003.jpg?v=1661547018","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/churro-1798-gloria-hardy-yei-navajo-rug-002.jpg?v=1661547002","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/churro-1798-gloria-hardy-yei-navajo-rug-001.jpg?v=1661547002"],"featured_image":"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/churro-1798-gloria-hardy-yei-navajo-rug.jpg?v=1661547018","options":["Title"],"media":[{"alt":"Yei Navajo Weaving : GH : Churro 1709 :24\" x 36\"","id":30493776806110,"position":1,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.341,"height":1044,"width":1400,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/churro-1798-gloria-hardy-yei-navajo-rug.jpg?v=1661547018"},"aspect_ratio":1.341,"height":1044,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/churro-1798-gloria-hardy-yei-navajo-rug.jpg?v=1661547018","width":1400},{"alt":"Yei Navajo Weaving : GH : Churro 1709 :24\" x 36\"","id":30493776642270,"position":2,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.509,"height":928,"width":1400,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/churro-1798-gloria-hardy-yei-navajo-rug-005.jpg?v=1661547018"},"aspect_ratio":1.509,"height":928,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/churro-1798-gloria-hardy-yei-navajo-rug-005.jpg?v=1661547018","width":1400},{"alt":"Yei Navajo Weaving : GH : Churro 1709 :24\" x 36\"","id":30493776675038,"position":3,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":0.628,"height":1400,"width":879,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/churro-1798-gloria-hardy-yei-navajo-rug-004.jpg?v=1661547018"},"aspect_ratio":0.628,"height":1400,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/churro-1798-gloria-hardy-yei-navajo-rug-004.jpg?v=1661547018","width":879},{"alt":"Yei Navajo Weaving : GH : Churro 1709 :24\" x 36\"","id":30493776707806,"position":4,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":0.696,"height":1400,"width":975,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/churro-1798-gloria-hardy-yei-navajo-rug-003.jpg?v=1661547018"},"aspect_ratio":0.696,"height":1400,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/churro-1798-gloria-hardy-yei-navajo-rug-003.jpg?v=1661547018","width":975},{"alt":"Yei Navajo Weaving : GH : Churro 1709 :24\" x 36\"","id":30493776740574,"position":5,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":0.569,"height":1400,"width":797,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/churro-1798-gloria-hardy-yei-navajo-rug-002.jpg?v=1661547002"},"aspect_ratio":0.569,"height":1400,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/churro-1798-gloria-hardy-yei-navajo-rug-002.jpg?v=1661547002","width":797},{"alt":"Yei Navajo Weaving : GH : Churro 1709 :24\" x 36\"","id":30493776773342,"position":6,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":2.071,"height":676,"width":1400,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/churro-1798-gloria-hardy-yei-navajo-rug-001.jpg?v=1661547002"},"aspect_ratio":2.071,"height":676,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/churro-1798-gloria-hardy-yei-navajo-rug-001.jpg?v=1661547002","width":1400}],"requires_selling_plan":false,"selling_plan_groups":[],"content":"\u003cp style=\"text-align: left;\" data-mce-style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003eNavajo Yei weaving.  GH is well known for her popular weaving series known as Horses in the Clouds\/Horses in the Hills.  \u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp style=\"text-align: left;\" data-mce-style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e100% custom spun hand dyed Churro wool.\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ctable\u003e\n\u003ctbody\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd\u003eStyle\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd\u003eYei\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd\u003eWeaver\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd\u003eGH\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd\u003eDate\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd\u003e2022\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd\u003eSize\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd\u003e24\" x 36\"\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd\u003eItem #\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd\u003eChurro 1709\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd\u003eAwards\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd\u003e\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd colspan=\"2\"\u003e\u003ca title=\"Navajo Pictorial rugs\" href=\"https:\/\/www.navajorug.com\/pages\/pictorial-rugs\"\u003eLearn more about Navajo Pictorials\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003c\/tbody\u003e\n\u003c\/table\u003e\n\u003cp style=\"text-align: left;\" data-mce-style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\u003cspan\u003eContact us for more information, pricing or to order – \u003c\/span\u003e\u003ca href=\"mailto:steve@navajorug.com\" 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"}
Yei Navajo Weaving : GH : Churro 1709 :24" x 36"

Yei Navajo Weaving : GH : Churro 1709 : 24" x 36" (2' x 3')

$ 1,500.00

Navajo Yei weaving.  GH is well known for her popular weaving series known as Horses in the Clouds/Horses in the Hills.   100% custom spun hand dyed Churro wool. Style Yei Weaver GH Date 2022 Size 24" x 36" Item # Churro 1709 Awards Learn more about Navajo Pictorials Contact us for more information, pricing or to order – ste...


More Info
{"id":7611966652638,"title":"Sandpainting : Father Sky Mother Earth Navajo Weaving : Historic : JV 121 : 68\" x 74\" (5'8\" x 6'2\")","handle":"sandpainting-father-sky-mother-earth-navajo-weaving-historic-jv-121","description":"\u003cp\u003eNavajo Sandpainting - Father Sky, Mother Earth weaving from the Male Shooting Chant and used in various other chant ways.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003eThe first creation of the Great Spirit was Father Sky and Mother Earth, \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan\u003efrom whence all life sprang.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan class=\"Apple-converted-space\"\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThe stars, sun, moon and the constellations are shown on the body of Father Sky. The zigzags crossing his shoulders, arms, and legs form the Milky Way.  From the bosom of Mother Earth radiates the life-giving energy of the sun, bringing fertility to the womb of Mother Earth, from whence springs the seed of all living things.  The 4 sacred plants shown are: Tobacco, Corn, Bean and Squash. \u003cbr data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e\u003cbr data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eMineral, vegetable, and animal – all things grow, mature, bear fruit, and fall. They all return back to the source from which they came (represented by the ovals at the bottom of Father Sky and Mother Earth).\u003cbr data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e\u003cbr data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThe bat, the sacred messenger of the spirit of the night, and Big Fly or Sacred Fly guard the sand painting.  The Rainbow Bars allow the Holy People to translocate instantaneously.  \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ctable style=\"width: 372px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctbody\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 101px; text-align: left;\"\u003eStyle\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 257px; text-align: left;\"\u003eSandpainting\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 101px;\"\u003eWeaver\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 257px;\"\u003eUnknown Navajo\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 101px;\"\u003eDate\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 257px;\"\u003ecirca 1930s\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 101px;\"\u003eSize\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 257px;\"\u003e68\" x 74\" (5'8\" x 6'2\")\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 101px;\"\u003eItem #\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 257px;\"\u003eJV 121\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd colspan=\"2\" style=\"width: 358px; text-align: left;\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/www.navajorug.com\/pages\/navajo-sandpainting-weaving\" title=\"about sandpaintings\"\u003eLearn more about Sandpainting weavings\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\" 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":"2022-04-05T13:38:37-07:00","created_at":"2022-04-05T12:45:16-07:00","vendor":"Historic Collection","type":"Sandpainting","tags":["Antique Navajo Rugs","circa-1930","Navajo Rugs","Navajo Rugs by Style_Sand Paintings","Navajo Rugs by Style_Yei \/ Yei Be Chei","Navajo Rugs Circa_1930 to 1940","public-product","sandpainting","yei"],"price":1800000,"price_min":1800000,"price_max":1800000,"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":42650153746654,"title":"Default Title","option1":"Default Title","option2":null,"option3":null,"sku":"with Jeff 8-03-2022","requires_shipping":true,"taxable":true,"featured_image":null,"available":true,"name":"Sandpainting : Father Sky Mother Earth Navajo Weaving : Historic : JV 121 : 68\" x 74\" (5'8\" x 6'2\")","public_title":null,"options":["Default Title"],"price":1800000,"weight":0,"compare_at_price":null,"inventory_quantity":1,"inventory_management":"shopify","inventory_policy":"deny","barcode":"12 net to Jeff","requires_selling_plan":false,"selling_plan_allocations":[]}],"images":["\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/JV-121-father-sky-mother-earth-navajo-sandpainting_3d71a9a9-618e-4c8c-8c96-96791a3d43cb.jpg?v=1649190756","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/JV-121-father-sky-mother-earth-navajo-sandpainting-002_87cfd5dd-11cb-4987-bb73-d891a57d10a4.jpg?v=1649190756","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/JV-121-father-sky-mother-earth-navajo-sandpainting-004.jpg?v=1649190756","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/JV-121-father-sky-mother-earth-navajo-sandpainting-003.jpg?v=1649190756","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/JV-121-father-sky-mother-earth-navajo-sandpainting-007.jpg?v=1649190756","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/JV-121-father-sky-mother-earth-navajo-sandpainting-008.jpg?v=1649190756","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/JV-121-father-sky-mother-earth-navajo-sandpainting-010.jpg?v=1649190756","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/JV-121-father-sky-mother-earth-navajo-sandpainting-009.jpg?v=1649190756","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/JV-121-father-sky-mother-earth-navajo-sandpainting-006.jpg?v=1649190756","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/JV-121-father-sky-mother-earth-navajo-sandpainting-005.jpg?v=1649190756","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/JV-121-father-sky-mother-earth-navajo-sandpainting-001.jpg?v=1649190756"],"featured_image":"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/JV-121-father-sky-mother-earth-navajo-sandpainting_3d71a9a9-618e-4c8c-8c96-96791a3d43cb.jpg?v=1649190756","options":["Title"],"media":[{"alt":"Sandpainting : Father Sky Mother Earth Navajo Weaving : Historic : JV 121 : 68\" x 74\" (5'8\" x 6'2\")","id":29603901440222,"position":1,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":0.924,"height":1400,"width":1293,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/JV-121-father-sky-mother-earth-navajo-sandpainting_3d71a9a9-618e-4c8c-8c96-96791a3d43cb.jpg?v=1649190756"},"aspect_ratio":0.924,"height":1400,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/JV-121-father-sky-mother-earth-navajo-sandpainting_3d71a9a9-618e-4c8c-8c96-96791a3d43cb.jpg?v=1649190756","width":1293},{"alt":"Sandpainting : Father Sky Mother Earth Navajo Weaving : Historic : JV 121 : 68\" x 74\" (5'8\" x 6'2\")","id":29603901407454,"position":2,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.178,"height":1188,"width":1400,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/JV-121-father-sky-mother-earth-navajo-sandpainting-002_87cfd5dd-11cb-4987-bb73-d891a57d10a4.jpg?v=1649190756"},"aspect_ratio":1.178,"height":1188,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/JV-121-father-sky-mother-earth-navajo-sandpainting-002_87cfd5dd-11cb-4987-bb73-d891a57d10a4.jpg?v=1649190756","width":1400},{"alt":"Sandpainting : Father Sky Mother Earth Navajo Weaving : Historic : JV 121 : 68\" x 74\" (5'8\" x 6'2\")","id":29603625894110,"position":3,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":0.565,"height":1400,"width":791,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/JV-121-father-sky-mother-earth-navajo-sandpainting-004.jpg?v=1649190756"},"aspect_ratio":0.565,"height":1400,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/JV-121-father-sky-mother-earth-navajo-sandpainting-004.jpg?v=1649190756","width":791},{"alt":"Sandpainting : Father Sky Mother Earth Navajo Weaving : Historic : JV 121 : 68\" x 74\" (5'8\" x 6'2\")","id":29603625926878,"position":4,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":0.639,"height":1400,"width":894,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/JV-121-father-sky-mother-earth-navajo-sandpainting-003.jpg?v=1649190756"},"aspect_ratio":0.639,"height":1400,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/JV-121-father-sky-mother-earth-navajo-sandpainting-003.jpg?v=1649190756","width":894},{"alt":"Sandpainting : Father Sky Mother Earth Navajo Weaving : Historic : JV 121 : 68\" x 74\" (5'8\" x 6'2\")","id":29603625795806,"position":5,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.036,"height":1351,"width":1400,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/JV-121-father-sky-mother-earth-navajo-sandpainting-007.jpg?v=1649190756"},"aspect_ratio":1.036,"height":1351,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/JV-121-father-sky-mother-earth-navajo-sandpainting-007.jpg?v=1649190756","width":1400},{"alt":"Sandpainting : Father Sky Mother Earth Navajo Weaving : Historic : JV 121 : 68\" x 74\" (5'8\" x 6'2\")","id":29603625763038,"position":6,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":0.894,"height":1400,"width":1252,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/JV-121-father-sky-mother-earth-navajo-sandpainting-008.jpg?v=1649190756"},"aspect_ratio":0.894,"height":1400,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/JV-121-father-sky-mother-earth-navajo-sandpainting-008.jpg?v=1649190756","width":1252},{"alt":"Sandpainting : Father Sky Mother Earth Navajo Weaving : Historic : JV 121 : 68\" x 74\" (5'8\" x 6'2\")","id":29603625697502,"position":7,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":0.774,"height":1400,"width":1084,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/JV-121-father-sky-mother-earth-navajo-sandpainting-010.jpg?v=1649190756"},"aspect_ratio":0.774,"height":1400,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/JV-121-father-sky-mother-earth-navajo-sandpainting-010.jpg?v=1649190756","width":1084},{"alt":"Sandpainting : Father Sky Mother Earth Navajo Weaving : Historic : JV 121 : 68\" x 74\" (5'8\" x 6'2\")","id":29603625730270,"position":8,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":0.754,"height":1400,"width":1056,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/JV-121-father-sky-mother-earth-navajo-sandpainting-009.jpg?v=1649190756"},"aspect_ratio":0.754,"height":1400,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/JV-121-father-sky-mother-earth-navajo-sandpainting-009.jpg?v=1649190756","width":1056},{"alt":"Sandpainting : Father Sky Mother Earth Navajo Weaving : Historic : JV 121 : 68\" x 74\" (5'8\" x 6'2\")","id":29603625828574,"position":9,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.532,"height":914,"width":1400,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/JV-121-father-sky-mother-earth-navajo-sandpainting-006.jpg?v=1649190756"},"aspect_ratio":1.532,"height":914,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/JV-121-father-sky-mother-earth-navajo-sandpainting-006.jpg?v=1649190756","width":1400},{"alt":"Sandpainting : Father Sky Mother Earth Navajo Weaving : Historic : JV 121 : 68\" x 74\" (5'8\" x 6'2\")","id":29603625861342,"position":10,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":3.104,"height":451,"width":1400,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/JV-121-father-sky-mother-earth-navajo-sandpainting-005.jpg?v=1649190756"},"aspect_ratio":3.104,"height":451,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/JV-121-father-sky-mother-earth-navajo-sandpainting-005.jpg?v=1649190756","width":1400},{"alt":"Sandpainting : Father Sky Mother Earth Navajo Weaving : Historic : JV 121 : 68\" x 74\" (5'8\" x 6'2\")","id":29603625992414,"position":11,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":2.215,"height":632,"width":1400,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/JV-121-father-sky-mother-earth-navajo-sandpainting-001.jpg?v=1649190756"},"aspect_ratio":2.215,"height":632,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/JV-121-father-sky-mother-earth-navajo-sandpainting-001.jpg?v=1649190756","width":1400}],"requires_selling_plan":false,"selling_plan_groups":[],"content":"\u003cp\u003eNavajo Sandpainting - Father Sky, Mother Earth weaving from the Male Shooting Chant and used in various other chant ways.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003eThe first creation of the Great Spirit was Father Sky and Mother Earth, \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan\u003efrom whence all life sprang.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan class=\"Apple-converted-space\"\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThe stars, sun, moon and the constellations are shown on the body of Father Sky. The zigzags crossing his shoulders, arms, and legs form the Milky Way.  From the bosom of Mother Earth radiates the life-giving energy of the sun, bringing fertility to the womb of Mother Earth, from whence springs the seed of all living things.  The 4 sacred plants shown are: Tobacco, Corn, Bean and Squash. \u003cbr data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e\u003cbr data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eMineral, vegetable, and animal – all things grow, mature, bear fruit, and fall. They all return back to the source from which they came (represented by the ovals at the bottom of Father Sky and Mother Earth).\u003cbr data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e\u003cbr data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThe bat, the sacred messenger of the spirit of the night, and Big Fly or Sacred Fly guard the sand painting.  The Rainbow Bars allow the Holy People to translocate instantaneously.  \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ctable style=\"width: 372px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctbody\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 101px; text-align: left;\"\u003eStyle\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 257px; text-align: left;\"\u003eSandpainting\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 101px;\"\u003eWeaver\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 257px;\"\u003eUnknown Navajo\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 101px;\"\u003eDate\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 257px;\"\u003ecirca 1930s\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 101px;\"\u003eSize\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 257px;\"\u003e68\" x 74\" (5'8\" x 6'2\")\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 101px;\"\u003eItem #\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 257px;\"\u003eJV 121\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd colspan=\"2\" style=\"width: 358px; text-align: left;\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/www.navajorug.com\/pages\/navajo-sandpainting-weaving\" title=\"about sandpaintings\"\u003eLearn more about Sandpainting weavings\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\" 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"}
Sandpainting : Father Sky Mother Earth Navajo Weaving : Historic : JV 121 : 68" x 74" (5'8" x 6'2")

Sandpainting : Father Sky Mother Earth Navajo Weaving : Historic : JV 121 : 68" x 74" (5'8" x 6'2")

$ 18,000.00

Navajo Sandpainting - Father Sky, Mother Earth weaving from the Male Shooting Chant and used in various other chant ways. The first creation of the Great Spirit was Father Sky and Mother Earth, from whence all life sprang.  The stars, sun, moon and the constellations are shown on the body of Father Sky. The zigzags crossing his shoulders, arms, ...


More Info
{"id":7598629814494,"title":"Yei be Chei Navajo Rug : Elsie Bia : Churro 1699 : 35\" x 60\" (2'11\" x 5') - Award Winner!","handle":"yei-navajo-rug-elsie-bia-churro-looming","description":"\u003cp\u003e Yei be Chei Navajo Weaving by Master Weaver Elsie Bia.  Made of 100% hand dyed, custom spun Churro Wool.  \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThe Yei Be Chei dancers are the human impersonators who perform the ceremonies. The Yei Be Chei weavings present the dancers as they dance, perform, and enact the ceremony of the Yeis. Ceremonies are performed to either attract or exorcise effects to The People. The Yeis perform specific dances and rituals, as directed by the Medicine Man, during the ceremony for the desired end.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThe Yei be Chei weavings are highly individual, therefore, different elements may be found in them. Male Yeis have round heads and Female Yeis have square heads. Other elements included may be: gourds, ruffs of spruce around the neck, fox pelts, moccasins, woven garters or sashes, arrows, corn, clouds, stars, and more.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ctable style=\"width: 386px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 386px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctbody\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 79px; text-align: left;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 79px; text-align: left;\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/www.navajorug.com\/pages\/navajo-yei-holy-people\" title=\"learn about Yei be Chei weavings\"\u003eStyle\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 293px; text-align: left;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 293px; text-align: left;\"\u003eYei be Chei\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\" data-mce-style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 79px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 79px;\"\u003eWeaver\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 293px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 293px;\"\u003eElsie Bia\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\" data-mce-style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 79px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 79px;\"\u003ecirca\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 293px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 293px;\"\u003e2022\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\" data-mce-style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 79px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 79px;\"\u003eSize\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 293px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 293px;\"\u003e35\" x 60\" (2'11\" x 5')\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\" data-mce-style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 79px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 79px;\"\u003eItem #\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 293px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 293px;\"\u003eChurro 1699\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\" data-mce-style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 79px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 79px;\"\u003eAwards\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 293px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 293px;\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eAward: 2nd Place (163) 2022 Gallup Inter-Tribal Indian Ceremonial\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\" data-mce-style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 372px;\" colspan=\"2\" data-mce-style=\"width: 372px;\"\u003e\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 372px; text-align: left;\" colspan=\"2\" data-mce-style=\"width: 372px; text-align: left;\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/www.navajorug.com\/pages\/navajo-yei-holy-people\" title=\"learn about Yei be Chei weavings\"\u003eLearn about Yei be Chei weavings\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\" target=\"_blank\"\u003esteve@navajorug.com\u003c\/a\u003e\u003cspan\u003e or 520-455-5020 -- We will be glad to help you!\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan\u003e \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":"2022-04-05T11:13:24-07:00","created_at":"2022-03-24T13:35:22-07:00","vendor":"navajorug","type":"Yei","tags":["2022 Gallup","Churro Award Winners","Churro Navajo Rugs","elsie-bia","Navajo Rugs","yei","Yei Be Chei"],"price":700000,"price_min":700000,"price_max":700000,"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":42604591120606,"title":"Default Title","option1":"Default Title","option2":null,"option3":null,"sku":"","requires_shipping":true,"taxable":true,"featured_image":null,"available":true,"name":"Yei be Chei Navajo Rug : Elsie Bia : Churro 1699 : 35\" x 60\" (2'11\" x 5') - Award Winner!","public_title":null,"options":["Default Title"],"price":700000,"weight":0,"compare_at_price":null,"inventory_quantity":1,"inventory_management":"shopify","inventory_policy":"deny","barcode":"paid $1950","requires_selling_plan":false,"selling_plan_allocations":[]}],"images":["\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/churro-1699-yei-be-chei-elsie-bia-navajo-rug.jpg?v=1649108148","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/image0000_10.jpg?v=1649108148","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/churro-1699-yei-be-chei-elsie-bia-navajo-rug-001.jpg?v=1649108148","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/churro-1699-yei-be-chei-elsie-bia-navajo-rug-007.jpg?v=1649108148","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/churro-1699-yei-be-chei-elsie-bia-navajo-rug-005.jpg?v=1649108148","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/churro-1699-yei-be-chei-elsie-bia-navajo-rug-004.jpg?v=1649108148","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/churro-1699-yei-be-chei-elsie-bia-navajo-rug-002.jpg?v=1649108148","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/churro-1699-yei-be-chei-elsie-bia-navajo-rug-003.jpg?v=1649108148","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/churro-1699-yei-be-chei-elsie-bia-navajo-rug-006.jpg?v=1649108148","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/image0000_9.jpg?v=1649108148","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/image0000_5.jpg?v=1649108148"],"featured_image":"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/churro-1699-yei-be-chei-elsie-bia-navajo-rug.jpg?v=1649108148","options":["Title"],"media":[{"alt":"Yei be Chei Navajo Rug : Elsie Bia : Churro 1699 : 35\" x 60\" (2'11\" x 5')","id":29596730261726,"position":1,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.57,"height":892,"width":1400,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/churro-1699-yei-be-chei-elsie-bia-navajo-rug.jpg?v=1649108148"},"aspect_ratio":1.57,"height":892,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/churro-1699-yei-be-chei-elsie-bia-navajo-rug.jpg?v=1649108148","width":1400},{"alt":"Yei be Chei Navajo Rug : Elsie Bia : Churro 1699 : 35\" x 60\" (2'11\" x 5')","id":29524177977566,"position":2,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.0,"height":480,"width":480,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/image0000_10.jpg?v=1649108148"},"aspect_ratio":1.0,"height":480,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/image0000_10.jpg?v=1649108148","width":480},{"alt":"Yei be Chei Navajo Rug : Elsie Bia : Churro 1699 : 35\" x 60\" (2'11\" x 5')","id":29596730228958,"position":3,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.51,"height":927,"width":1400,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/churro-1699-yei-be-chei-elsie-bia-navajo-rug-001.jpg?v=1649108148"},"aspect_ratio":1.51,"height":927,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/churro-1699-yei-be-chei-elsie-bia-navajo-rug-001.jpg?v=1649108148","width":1400},{"alt":"Yei be Chei Navajo Rug : Elsie Bia : Churro 1699 : 35\" x 60\" (2'11\" x 5')","id":29596730032350,"position":4,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.51,"height":927,"width":1400,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/churro-1699-yei-be-chei-elsie-bia-navajo-rug-007.jpg?v=1649108148"},"aspect_ratio":1.51,"height":927,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/churro-1699-yei-be-chei-elsie-bia-navajo-rug-007.jpg?v=1649108148","width":1400},{"alt":"Yei be Chei Navajo Rug : Elsie Bia : Churro 1699 : 35\" x 60\" (2'11\" x 5')","id":29596730097886,"position":5,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":0.779,"height":3045,"width":2371,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/churro-1699-yei-be-chei-elsie-bia-navajo-rug-005.jpg?v=1649108148"},"aspect_ratio":0.779,"height":3045,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/churro-1699-yei-be-chei-elsie-bia-navajo-rug-005.jpg?v=1649108148","width":2371},{"alt":"Yei be Chei Navajo Rug : Elsie Bia : Churro 1699 : 35\" x 60\" (2'11\" x 5')","id":29596730130654,"position":6,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":0.651,"height":1400,"width":911,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/churro-1699-yei-be-chei-elsie-bia-navajo-rug-004.jpg?v=1649108148"},"aspect_ratio":0.651,"height":1400,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/churro-1699-yei-be-chei-elsie-bia-navajo-rug-004.jpg?v=1649108148","width":911},{"alt":"Yei be Chei Navajo Rug : Elsie Bia : Churro 1699 : 35\" x 60\" (2'11\" x 5')","id":29596730196190,"position":7,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.51,"height":927,"width":1400,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/churro-1699-yei-be-chei-elsie-bia-navajo-rug-002.jpg?v=1649108148"},"aspect_ratio":1.51,"height":927,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/churro-1699-yei-be-chei-elsie-bia-navajo-rug-002.jpg?v=1649108148","width":1400},{"alt":"Yei be Chei Navajo Rug : Elsie Bia : Churro 1699 : 35\" x 60\" (2'11\" x 5')","id":29596730163422,"position":8,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.265,"height":1107,"width":1400,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/churro-1699-yei-be-chei-elsie-bia-navajo-rug-003.jpg?v=1649108148"},"aspect_ratio":1.265,"height":1107,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/churro-1699-yei-be-chei-elsie-bia-navajo-rug-003.jpg?v=1649108148","width":1400},{"alt":"Yei be Chei Navajo Rug : Elsie Bia : Churro 1699 : 35\" x 60\" (2'11\" x 5')","id":29596730065118,"position":9,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.51,"height":927,"width":1400,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/churro-1699-yei-be-chei-elsie-bia-navajo-rug-006.jpg?v=1649108148"},"aspect_ratio":1.51,"height":927,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/churro-1699-yei-be-chei-elsie-bia-navajo-rug-006.jpg?v=1649108148","width":1400},{"alt":"Yei be Chei Navajo Rug : Elsie Bia : Churro 1699 : 35\" x 60\" (2'11\" x 5')","id":29524178010334,"position":10,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.0,"height":480,"width":480,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/image0000_9.jpg?v=1649108148"},"aspect_ratio":1.0,"height":480,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/image0000_9.jpg?v=1649108148","width":480},{"alt":"Yei be Chei Navajo Rug : Elsie Bia : Churro 1699 : 35\" x 60\" (2'11\" x 5')","id":29524178043102,"position":11,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.0,"height":480,"width":480,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/image0000_5.jpg?v=1649108148"},"aspect_ratio":1.0,"height":480,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/image0000_5.jpg?v=1649108148","width":480}],"requires_selling_plan":false,"selling_plan_groups":[],"content":"\u003cp\u003e Yei be Chei Navajo Weaving by Master Weaver Elsie Bia.  Made of 100% hand dyed, custom spun Churro Wool.  \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThe Yei Be Chei dancers are the human impersonators who perform the ceremonies. The Yei Be Chei weavings present the dancers as they dance, perform, and enact the ceremony of the Yeis. Ceremonies are performed to either attract or exorcise effects to The People. The Yeis perform specific dances and rituals, as directed by the Medicine Man, during the ceremony for the desired end.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThe Yei be Chei weavings are highly individual, therefore, different elements may be found in them. Male Yeis have round heads and Female Yeis have square heads. Other elements included may be: gourds, ruffs of spruce around the neck, fox pelts, moccasins, woven garters or sashes, arrows, corn, clouds, stars, and more.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ctable style=\"width: 386px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 386px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctbody\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 79px; text-align: left;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 79px; text-align: left;\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/www.navajorug.com\/pages\/navajo-yei-holy-people\" title=\"learn about Yei be Chei weavings\"\u003eStyle\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 293px; text-align: left;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 293px; text-align: left;\"\u003eYei be Chei\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\" data-mce-style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 79px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 79px;\"\u003eWeaver\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 293px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 293px;\"\u003eElsie Bia\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\" data-mce-style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 79px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 79px;\"\u003ecirca\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 293px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 293px;\"\u003e2022\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\" data-mce-style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 79px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 79px;\"\u003eSize\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 293px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 293px;\"\u003e35\" x 60\" (2'11\" x 5')\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\" data-mce-style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 79px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 79px;\"\u003eItem #\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 293px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 293px;\"\u003eChurro 1699\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\" data-mce-style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 79px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 79px;\"\u003eAwards\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 293px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 293px;\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eAward: 2nd Place (163) 2022 Gallup Inter-Tribal Indian Ceremonial\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\" data-mce-style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 372px;\" colspan=\"2\" data-mce-style=\"width: 372px;\"\u003e\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 372px; text-align: left;\" colspan=\"2\" data-mce-style=\"width: 372px; text-align: left;\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/www.navajorug.com\/pages\/navajo-yei-holy-people\" title=\"learn about Yei be Chei weavings\"\u003eLearn about Yei be Chei weavings\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\" target=\"_blank\"\u003esteve@navajorug.com\u003c\/a\u003e\u003cspan\u003e or 520-455-5020 -- We will be glad to help you!\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan\u003e \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"}
Yei be Chei Navajo Rug :  Elsie Bia : Churro 1699 : 35" x 60" (2'11" x 5')

Yei be Chei Navajo Rug : Elsie Bia : Churro 1699 : 35" x 60" (2'11" x 5') - Award Winner!

$ 7,000.00

 Yei be Chei Navajo Weaving by Master Weaver Elsie Bia.  Made of 100% hand dyed, custom spun Churro Wool.   The Yei Be Chei dancers are the human impersonators who perform the ceremonies. The Yei Be Chei weavings present the dancers as they dance, perform, and enact the ceremony of the Yeis. Ceremonies are performed to either attract or exorcise...


More Info
{"id":7510397223134,"title":"Night Sky Yei be Chei Pictorial Navajo Weaving : Berlinda Nez Barber : Churro 227 : 48\" x 105\" (4' x 8'9\")","handle":"night-sky-yei-be-chei-pictorial-navajo-rug-berlinda-nez-barber-churro-227-48-x-105","description":"\u003cp\u003eIncredible Night Sky Yei be Chei Pictorial with a Teec Nos Pos border by Master Weaver Berlinda Nez Barber - one of the very best contemporary weavers today.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThis rug is made from custom spun, hand dyed Churro wool.\u003c\/span\u003e It is extremely tightly woven.  Yei imagery against a night sky, depicting stars, constellations and moon.  1.5 years on the loom! \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"text_exposed_show\"\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThe Navajo way of life is based on an oral tradition in which stories, lessons and values are passed down from generation to generation. The Creation story of the Navajo Emergence as “The People or Dine” is as sacred as the Bible to the Navajo.  One theme reoccurs often and in almost all writings, that is central to the Navajo, attainment and maintenance of harmony and beauty, called Hozho.  To create Hozho ceremonies are preformed.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThe Yei Be Chei dancers are the human impersonators of holy people which perform the ceremonies. The Yei Be Chei weavings present the dancers as they dance, perform, and enact the ceremony of the Yeis. The Yeis perform specific dances and rituals, as directed by the Medicine Man, during the ceremony for the desired end.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eYei be Chei weavings are highly individual, therefore, different elements may be found in them. Male Yeis have round heads and Female Yeis have square heads. Other elements included may be: gourds, ruffs of spruce around the neck, fox pelts, moccasins, woven garters or sashes, arrows, corn, clouds, stars, and more.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eBerlinda is from the famous and talented Nez Family.  Her mother Grace, 6 sisters and niece are all award winning and highly respected Master Weavers.  Several of her weavings have been on exhibit at the Desert Caballeros Western Museum in Wickenburg, AZ. \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003eThis weaving is featured in our \u003c\/span\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/www.navajorug.com\/pages\/master-weavings-of-the-navajo-churro-collection\" title=\"master weavings of the navajo churro collection\"\u003e\u003cem\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eMaster Weavings of the Navajo Churro Collection\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003cspan\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/em\u003e\u003c\/a\u003e\u003cspan\u003eExhibit at Nizhoni Ranch Gallery, March 2019 and the \"Master Weavings of the Navajo Churro Collection\" catalog, page 18.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThis weaving was part of the 2016 \/2017 \u003ca title=\"painting with wool exhibit\" href=\"https:\/\/www.navajorug.com\/pages\/exhibit-painting-with-wool\"\u003e\u003cem data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e\u003cstrong data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003ePainting with Wool : Navajo Pictorial Weavings\u003c\/strong\u003e \u003c\/em\u003eexhibit at Nizhoni Ranch Gallery \u003c\/a\u003eand is on the cover and page 7 of the catalog for the show. \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003eThis weaving has been tucked away in the Getzwiller personal collection, as many of the Nez pieces have, since it was finished in 2000.  Berlinda started this weaving July 1998 and finished Jan 2000.  It is time for this piece to grace the wall of a new owner.  First time offered - Jan 2022.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003eCall for pricing.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ctable style=\"width: 391px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 391px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctbody\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"height: 22px;\" data-mce-style=\"height: 22px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 79px; height: 22px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 79px; height: 22px;\"\u003eStyle\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 298px; height: 22px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 298px; height: 22px;\"\u003eTeec Nos Pos Yei be Chei Pictorial\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"height: 22px;\" data-mce-style=\"height: 22px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 79px; height: 22px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 79px; height: 22px;\"\u003eWeaver\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 298px; height: 22px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 298px; height: 22px;\"\u003e\u003ca title=\"Meet Berlinda Nez\" href=\"https:\/\/www.navajorug.com\/pages\/master-weaver-berlinda-nez-barber?_pos=1\u0026amp;_sid=d976d74e8\u0026amp;_ss=r\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eBerlinda Nez Barber - Meet the Weaver\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"height: 22px;\" data-mce-style=\"height: 22px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 79px; height: 22px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 79px; height: 22px;\"\u003eDate\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 298px; height: 22px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 298px; height: 22px;\"\u003e2000\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"height: 24px;\" data-mce-style=\"height: 24px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 79px; height: 24px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 79px; height: 24px;\"\u003eSize\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 298px; height: 24px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 298px; height: 24px;\"\u003e48\"  x 105\" (4' x 8'9\")\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"height: 22px;\" data-mce-style=\"height: 22px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 79px; height: 22px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 79px; height: 22px;\"\u003eItem #\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 298px; height: 22px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 298px; height: 22px;\"\u003eChurro 227\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"height: 44px;\" data-mce-style=\"height: 44px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 79px; height: 44px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 79px; height: 44px;\"\u003eAwards: \u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 298px; height: 44px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 298px; height: 44px;\"\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"height: 22px;\" data-mce-style=\"height: 22px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd colspan=\"2\" style=\"width: 377px; height: 22px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 377px; height: 22px;\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/www.navajorug.com\/pages\/navajo-yei-holy-people?_pos=8\u0026amp;_sid=6f20cedd9\u0026amp;_ss=r\" title=\"Learn more about Yei design style\" data-mce-href=\"https:\/\/www.navajorug.com\/pages\/navajo-yei-holy-people?_pos=8\u0026amp;_sid=6f20cedd9\u0026amp;_ss=r\"\u003eLearn more about the Yei Design Style\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"height: 22px;\" data-mce-style=\"height: 22px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd colspan=\"2\" style=\"width: 377px; height: 22px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 377px; height: 22px;\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/navajorug-com.myshopify.com\/pages\/churro-collection-info\"\u003eLearn about the Navajo Churro Collection\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003c\/tbody\u003e\n\u003c\/table\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003eContact us for more information, pricing or to order – \u003c\/span\u003e\u003ca href=\"mailto:steve@navajorug.com\" 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\u003c\/div\u003e","published_at":"2022-01-06T11:25:58-07:00","created_at":"2022-01-06T10:35:00-07:00","vendor":"Churro Collection","type":"Yei","tags":["berlinda-nez","Churro Navajo Rugs","Navajo Blanket","Navajo Rugs","Navajo Rugs by Style_Pictorial","nez-new","pictorial","teec-nos-pos","yei","Yei Be Chei"],"price":2550000,"price_min":2550000,"price_max":2550000,"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":42307233382622,"title":"Default Title","option1":"Default Title","option2":null,"option3":null,"sku":"","requires_shipping":true,"taxable":true,"featured_image":null,"available":true,"name":"Night Sky Yei be Chei Pictorial Navajo Weaving : Berlinda Nez Barber : Churro 227 : 48\" x 105\" (4' x 8'9\")","public_title":null,"options":["Default Title"],"price":2550000,"weight":0,"compare_at_price":null,"inventory_quantity":1,"inventory_management":"shopify","inventory_policy":"deny","barcode":"","requires_selling_plan":false,"selling_plan_allocations":[]}],"images":["\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/Churro-227-teec-nos-pos-yei-pictoirial-navajo-rug-berlinda-nez-barber.jpg?v=1641492056","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/Churro-227-teec-nos-pos-yei-pictoirial-navajo-rug-berlinda-nez-barber-007.jpg?v=1641492319","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/Churro-227-teec-nos-pos-yei-pictoirial-navajo-rug-berlinda-nez-barber-001.jpg?v=1641492319","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/Churro-227-teec-nos-pos-yei-pictoirial-navajo-rug-berlinda-nez-barber-002.jpg?v=1641492319","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/Churro-227-teec-nos-pos-yei-pictoirial-navajo-rug-berlinda-nez-barber-003.jpg?v=1641492319","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/Churro-227-teec-nos-pos-yei-pictoirial-navajo-rug-berlinda-nez-barber-004.jpg?v=1641492319","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/Churro-227-teec-nos-pos-yei-pictoirial-navajo-rug-berlinda-nez-barber-005.jpg?v=1641492319","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/Churro-227-teec-nos-pos-yei-pictoirial-navajo-rug-berlinda-nez-barber-006.jpg?v=1641492319","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/scan0038.jpg?v=1641492319","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/scan0039.jpg?v=1641492319","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/scan0037.jpg?v=1641492216"],"featured_image":"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/Churro-227-teec-nos-pos-yei-pictoirial-navajo-rug-berlinda-nez-barber.jpg?v=1641492056","options":["Title"],"media":[{"alt":"Night Sky Yei be Chei Pictorial Navajo Weaving : Berlinda Nez Barber : Churro 227 : 48\" x 105\"","id":29038856470750,"position":1,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.953,"height":717,"width":1400,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/Churro-227-teec-nos-pos-yei-pictoirial-navajo-rug-berlinda-nez-barber.jpg?v=1641492056"},"aspect_ratio":1.953,"height":717,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/Churro-227-teec-nos-pos-yei-pictoirial-navajo-rug-berlinda-nez-barber.jpg?v=1641492056","width":1400},{"alt":"Night Sky Yei be Chei Pictorial Navajo Weaving : Berlinda Nez Barber : Churro 227 : 48\" x 105\"","id":29038864203998,"position":2,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.716,"height":816,"width":1400,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/Churro-227-teec-nos-pos-yei-pictoirial-navajo-rug-berlinda-nez-barber-007.jpg?v=1641492319"},"aspect_ratio":1.716,"height":816,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/Churro-227-teec-nos-pos-yei-pictoirial-navajo-rug-berlinda-nez-barber-007.jpg?v=1641492319","width":1400},{"alt":"Night Sky Yei be Chei Pictorial Navajo Weaving : Berlinda Nez Barber : Churro 227 : 48\" x 105\"","id":29038857781470,"position":3,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.51,"height":927,"width":1400,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/Churro-227-teec-nos-pos-yei-pictoirial-navajo-rug-berlinda-nez-barber-001.jpg?v=1641492319"},"aspect_ratio":1.51,"height":927,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/Churro-227-teec-nos-pos-yei-pictoirial-navajo-rug-berlinda-nez-barber-001.jpg?v=1641492319","width":1400},{"alt":"Night Sky Yei be Chei Pictorial Navajo Weaving : Berlinda Nez Barber : Churro 227 : 48\" x 105\"","id":29038857814238,"position":4,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.51,"height":927,"width":1400,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/Churro-227-teec-nos-pos-yei-pictoirial-navajo-rug-berlinda-nez-barber-002.jpg?v=1641492319"},"aspect_ratio":1.51,"height":927,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/Churro-227-teec-nos-pos-yei-pictoirial-navajo-rug-berlinda-nez-barber-002.jpg?v=1641492319","width":1400},{"alt":"Night Sky Yei be Chei Pictorial Navajo Weaving : Berlinda Nez Barber : Churro 227 : 48\" x 105\"","id":29038858338526,"position":5,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.153,"height":1214,"width":1400,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/Churro-227-teec-nos-pos-yei-pictoirial-navajo-rug-berlinda-nez-barber-003.jpg?v=1641492319"},"aspect_ratio":1.153,"height":1214,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/Churro-227-teec-nos-pos-yei-pictoirial-navajo-rug-berlinda-nez-barber-003.jpg?v=1641492319","width":1400},{"alt":"Night Sky Yei be Chei Pictorial Navajo Weaving : Berlinda Nez Barber : Churro 227 : 48\" x 105\"","id":29038858371294,"position":6,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.333,"height":1050,"width":1400,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/Churro-227-teec-nos-pos-yei-pictoirial-navajo-rug-berlinda-nez-barber-004.jpg?v=1641492319"},"aspect_ratio":1.333,"height":1050,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/Churro-227-teec-nos-pos-yei-pictoirial-navajo-rug-berlinda-nez-barber-004.jpg?v=1641492319","width":1400},{"alt":"Night Sky Yei be Chei Pictorial Navajo Weaving : Berlinda Nez Barber : Churro 227 : 48\" x 105\"","id":29038858961118,"position":7,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":0.716,"height":1700,"width":1218,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/Churro-227-teec-nos-pos-yei-pictoirial-navajo-rug-berlinda-nez-barber-005.jpg?v=1641492319"},"aspect_ratio":0.716,"height":1700,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/Churro-227-teec-nos-pos-yei-pictoirial-navajo-rug-berlinda-nez-barber-005.jpg?v=1641492319","width":1218},{"alt":"Night Sky Yei be Chei Pictorial Navajo Weaving : Berlinda Nez Barber : Churro 227 : 48\" x 105\"","id":29038858993886,"position":8,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":0.748,"height":1872,"width":1400,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/Churro-227-teec-nos-pos-yei-pictoirial-navajo-rug-berlinda-nez-barber-006.jpg?v=1641492319"},"aspect_ratio":0.748,"height":1872,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/Churro-227-teec-nos-pos-yei-pictoirial-navajo-rug-berlinda-nez-barber-006.jpg?v=1641492319","width":1400},{"alt":"Night Sky Yei be Chei Pictorial Navajo Weaving : Berlinda Nez Barber : Churro 227 : 48\" x 105\"","id":29038865514718,"position":9,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.51,"height":2352,"width":3552,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/scan0038.jpg?v=1641492319"},"aspect_ratio":1.51,"height":2352,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/scan0038.jpg?v=1641492319","width":3552},{"alt":"Night Sky Yei be Chei Pictorial Navajo Weaving : Berlinda Nez Barber : Churro 227 : 48\" x 105\"","id":29038865481950,"position":10,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.517,"height":2352,"width":3568,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/scan0039.jpg?v=1641492319"},"aspect_ratio":1.517,"height":2352,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/scan0039.jpg?v=1641492319","width":3568},{"alt":"Night Sky Yei be Chei Pictorial Navajo Weaving : Berlinda Nez Barber : Churro 227 : 48\" x 105\"","id":29038865547486,"position":11,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.51,"height":2352,"width":3552,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/scan0037.jpg?v=1641492216"},"aspect_ratio":1.51,"height":2352,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/scan0037.jpg?v=1641492216","width":3552}],"requires_selling_plan":false,"selling_plan_groups":[],"content":"\u003cp\u003eIncredible Night Sky Yei be Chei Pictorial with a Teec Nos Pos border by Master Weaver Berlinda Nez Barber - one of the very best contemporary weavers today.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThis rug is made from custom spun, hand dyed Churro wool.\u003c\/span\u003e It is extremely tightly woven.  Yei imagery against a night sky, depicting stars, constellations and moon.  1.5 years on the loom! \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"text_exposed_show\"\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThe Navajo way of life is based on an oral tradition in which stories, lessons and values are passed down from generation to generation. The Creation story of the Navajo Emergence as “The People or Dine” is as sacred as the Bible to the Navajo.  One theme reoccurs often and in almost all writings, that is central to the Navajo, attainment and maintenance of harmony and beauty, called Hozho.  To create Hozho ceremonies are preformed.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThe Yei Be Chei dancers are the human impersonators of holy people which perform the ceremonies. The Yei Be Chei weavings present the dancers as they dance, perform, and enact the ceremony of the Yeis. The Yeis perform specific dances and rituals, as directed by the Medicine Man, during the ceremony for the desired end.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eYei be Chei weavings are highly individual, therefore, different elements may be found in them. Male Yeis have round heads and Female Yeis have square heads. Other elements included may be: gourds, ruffs of spruce around the neck, fox pelts, moccasins, woven garters or sashes, arrows, corn, clouds, stars, and more.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eBerlinda is from the famous and talented Nez Family.  Her mother Grace, 6 sisters and niece are all award winning and highly respected Master Weavers.  Several of her weavings have been on exhibit at the Desert Caballeros Western Museum in Wickenburg, AZ. \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003eThis weaving is featured in our \u003c\/span\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/www.navajorug.com\/pages\/master-weavings-of-the-navajo-churro-collection\" title=\"master weavings of the navajo churro collection\"\u003e\u003cem\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eMaster Weavings of the Navajo Churro Collection\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003cspan\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/em\u003e\u003c\/a\u003e\u003cspan\u003eExhibit at Nizhoni Ranch Gallery, March 2019 and the \"Master Weavings of the Navajo Churro Collection\" catalog, page 18.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThis weaving was part of the 2016 \/2017 \u003ca title=\"painting with wool exhibit\" href=\"https:\/\/www.navajorug.com\/pages\/exhibit-painting-with-wool\"\u003e\u003cem data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e\u003cstrong data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003ePainting with Wool : Navajo Pictorial Weavings\u003c\/strong\u003e \u003c\/em\u003eexhibit at Nizhoni Ranch Gallery \u003c\/a\u003eand is on the cover and page 7 of the catalog for the show. \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003eThis weaving has been tucked away in the Getzwiller personal collection, as many of the Nez pieces have, since it was finished in 2000.  Berlinda started this weaving July 1998 and finished Jan 2000.  It is time for this piece to grace the wall of a new owner.  First time offered - Jan 2022.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003eCall for pricing.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ctable style=\"width: 391px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 391px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctbody\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"height: 22px;\" data-mce-style=\"height: 22px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 79px; height: 22px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 79px; height: 22px;\"\u003eStyle\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 298px; height: 22px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 298px; height: 22px;\"\u003eTeec Nos Pos Yei be Chei Pictorial\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"height: 22px;\" data-mce-style=\"height: 22px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 79px; height: 22px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 79px; height: 22px;\"\u003eWeaver\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 298px; height: 22px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 298px; height: 22px;\"\u003e\u003ca title=\"Meet Berlinda Nez\" href=\"https:\/\/www.navajorug.com\/pages\/master-weaver-berlinda-nez-barber?_pos=1\u0026amp;_sid=d976d74e8\u0026amp;_ss=r\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eBerlinda Nez Barber - Meet the Weaver\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"height: 22px;\" data-mce-style=\"height: 22px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 79px; height: 22px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 79px; height: 22px;\"\u003eDate\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 298px; height: 22px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 298px; height: 22px;\"\u003e2000\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"height: 24px;\" data-mce-style=\"height: 24px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 79px; height: 24px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 79px; height: 24px;\"\u003eSize\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 298px; height: 24px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 298px; height: 24px;\"\u003e48\"  x 105\" (4' x 8'9\")\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"height: 22px;\" data-mce-style=\"height: 22px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 79px; height: 22px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 79px; height: 22px;\"\u003eItem #\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 298px; height: 22px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 298px; height: 22px;\"\u003eChurro 227\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"height: 44px;\" data-mce-style=\"height: 44px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 79px; height: 44px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 79px; height: 44px;\"\u003eAwards: \u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 298px; height: 44px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 298px; height: 44px;\"\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"height: 22px;\" data-mce-style=\"height: 22px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd colspan=\"2\" style=\"width: 377px; height: 22px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 377px; height: 22px;\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/www.navajorug.com\/pages\/navajo-yei-holy-people?_pos=8\u0026amp;_sid=6f20cedd9\u0026amp;_ss=r\" title=\"Learn more about Yei design style\" data-mce-href=\"https:\/\/www.navajorug.com\/pages\/navajo-yei-holy-people?_pos=8\u0026amp;_sid=6f20cedd9\u0026amp;_ss=r\"\u003eLearn more about the Yei Design Style\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"height: 22px;\" data-mce-style=\"height: 22px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd colspan=\"2\" style=\"width: 377px; height: 22px;\" data-mce-style=\"width: 377px; height: 22px;\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/navajorug-com.myshopify.com\/pages\/churro-collection-info\"\u003eLearn about the Navajo Churro Collection\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003c\/tbody\u003e\n\u003c\/table\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003eContact us for more information, pricing or to order – \u003c\/span\u003e\u003ca href=\"mailto:steve@navajorug.com\" 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\u003c\/div\u003e"}
Night Sky Yei be Chei Pictorial Navajo Weaving : Berlinda Nez Barber : Churro 227 : 48"  x 105"

Night Sky Yei be Chei Pictorial Navajo Weaving : Berlinda Nez Barber : Churro 227 : 48" x 105" (4' x 8'9")

$ 25,500.00

Incredible Night Sky Yei be Chei Pictorial with a Teec Nos Pos border by Master Weaver Berlinda Nez Barber - one of the very best contemporary weavers today. This rug is made from custom spun, hand dyed Churro wool. It is extremely tightly woven.  Yei imagery against a night sky, depicting stars, constellations and moon.  1.5 years on the loom! ...


More Info
{"id":1448332099656,"title":"Yei Gallegos Dancer : Historic Navajo Weaving : GHT 2301 : 41″ x 60″ : (3'5\" x 5')","handle":"yei-gallegos-dancer-historic-navajo-weaving-ght-2301","description":"\u003cp\u003eYei be Chei Navajo rug.  This Navajo weaving features a Gallegos dancer. Holding a gourd rattle on one hand and a spruce twig in the other.  The conical nose is a breathing tube shaped from the neck of a gourd.  He also has a fancy concho belt where his fox belt is attached.  Sacred corn plants encircle  this special dancer.   \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eTaking part in the Tucson Desert Art Museum Exhibit Titled: \u003cem\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eSacred Dancers: Ceremonial Navajo Weavings.  \u003c\/strong\u003eB\u003c\/em\u003eegins: December 15, 2021 to June 25, 2022.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eCall for special purchase instructions.  $ 4,500\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ctable style=\"width: 343px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctbody\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 88px; text-align: left;\"\u003eStyle\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 243px; text-align: left;\"\u003eYei \/ Yei Be Chei\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 88px;\"\u003eWeaver\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 243px;\"\u003eUnknown Navajo\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 88px;\"\u003eDate\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 243px;\"\u003ecirca 1940-50s\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 88px;\"\u003eSize\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 243px;\"\u003e41″ x 60″  (3'5\" x 5')\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 88px;\"\u003eItem #\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 243px;\"\u003eGHT 2301\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 331px; text-align: left;\" colspan=\"2\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/navajorug-com.myshopify.com\/pages\/navajo-yei-holy-people\"\u003eLearn more about Yei and Yei Be Chei weavings\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\" 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":"2020-10-26T12:40:27-07:00","created_at":"2018-10-18T14:29:55-07:00","vendor":"Historic Collection","type":"Yei","tags":["Antique Navajo Rugs","brown","circa- 1950","circa-1940","color brown","color grey","grey","Navajo Rugs","Navajo Rugs by Style_Pictorial","Navajo Rugs by Style_Yei \/ Yei Be Chei","Navajo Rugs Circa_1940 to 1950","Navajo Rugs Circa_1950 to 1960","public-product","Size 3 x 5","Small","yei","Yei Be Chei"],"price":450000,"price_min":450000,"price_max":450000,"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":13029344837704,"title":"Default Title","option1":"Default Title","option2":null,"option3":null,"sku":"TDAM - Dec 2021 - July 2022","requires_shipping":true,"taxable":true,"featured_image":null,"available":true,"name":"Yei Gallegos Dancer : Historic Navajo Weaving : GHT 2301 : 41″ x 60″ : (3'5\" x 5')","public_title":null,"options":["Default Title"],"price":450000,"weight":0,"compare_at_price":null,"inventory_quantity":1,"inventory_management":"shopify","inventory_policy":"deny","barcode":"was 5000","requires_selling_plan":false,"selling_plan_allocations":[]}],"images":["\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/yei-gallegos-dancer-historic-navajo-weaving-ght-_2301.jpg?v=1579878268","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/yei-gallegos-dancer-historic-navajo-weaving-ght-_2301-a.jpg?v=1579878268","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/yei-gallegos-dancer-historic-navajo-weaving-ght-_2301-b.jpg?v=1579878268","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/yei-gallegos-dancer-historic-navajo-weaving-ght-_2301-c.jpg?v=1579878268"],"featured_image":"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/yei-gallegos-dancer-historic-navajo-weaving-ght-_2301.jpg?v=1579878268","options":["Title"],"media":[{"alt":"Yei Gallegos Dancer : Historic Navajo Weaving : GHT 2301 - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery","id":755642400840,"position":1,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":0.725,"height":1400,"width":1015,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/yei-gallegos-dancer-historic-navajo-weaving-ght-_2301.jpg?v=1579878268"},"aspect_ratio":0.725,"height":1400,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/yei-gallegos-dancer-historic-navajo-weaving-ght-_2301.jpg?v=1579878268","width":1015},{"alt":"Yei Gallegos Dancer : Historic Navajo Weaving : GHT 2301 - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery","id":755642368072,"position":2,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":0.662,"height":1400,"width":927,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/yei-gallegos-dancer-historic-navajo-weaving-ght-_2301-a.jpg?v=1579878268"},"aspect_ratio":0.662,"height":1400,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/yei-gallegos-dancer-historic-navajo-weaving-ght-_2301-a.jpg?v=1579878268","width":927},{"alt":"Yei Gallegos Dancer : Historic Navajo Weaving : GHT 2301 - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery","id":755642564680,"position":3,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.51,"height":927,"width":1400,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/yei-gallegos-dancer-historic-navajo-weaving-ght-_2301-b.jpg?v=1579878268"},"aspect_ratio":1.51,"height":927,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/yei-gallegos-dancer-historic-navajo-weaving-ght-_2301-b.jpg?v=1579878268","width":1400},{"alt":"Yei Gallegos Dancer : Historic Navajo Weaving : GHT 2301 - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery","id":755643056200,"position":4,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":0.662,"height":1400,"width":927,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/yei-gallegos-dancer-historic-navajo-weaving-ght-_2301-c.jpg?v=1579878268"},"aspect_ratio":0.662,"height":1400,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/yei-gallegos-dancer-historic-navajo-weaving-ght-_2301-c.jpg?v=1579878268","width":927}],"requires_selling_plan":false,"selling_plan_groups":[],"content":"\u003cp\u003eYei be Chei Navajo rug.  This Navajo weaving features a Gallegos dancer. Holding a gourd rattle on one hand and a spruce twig in the other.  The conical nose is a breathing tube shaped from the neck of a gourd.  He also has a fancy concho belt where his fox belt is attached.  Sacred corn plants encircle  this special dancer.   \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eTaking part in the Tucson Desert Art Museum Exhibit Titled: \u003cem\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eSacred Dancers: Ceremonial Navajo Weavings.  \u003c\/strong\u003eB\u003c\/em\u003eegins: December 15, 2021 to June 25, 2022.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eCall for special purchase instructions.  $ 4,500\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ctable style=\"width: 343px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctbody\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 88px; text-align: left;\"\u003eStyle\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 243px; text-align: left;\"\u003eYei \/ Yei Be Chei\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 88px;\"\u003eWeaver\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 243px;\"\u003eUnknown Navajo\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 88px;\"\u003eDate\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 243px;\"\u003ecirca 1940-50s\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 88px;\"\u003eSize\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 243px;\"\u003e41″ x 60″  (3'5\" x 5')\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 88px;\"\u003eItem #\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 243px;\"\u003eGHT 2301\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 331px; text-align: left;\" colspan=\"2\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/navajorug-com.myshopify.com\/pages\/navajo-yei-holy-people\"\u003eLearn more about Yei and Yei Be Chei weavings\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\" 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"}
Yei Gallegos Dancer : Historic Navajo Weaving : GHT 2301 - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery

Yei Gallegos Dancer : Historic Navajo Weaving : GHT 2301 : 41″ x 60″ : (3'5" x 5')

$ 4,500.00

Yei be Chei Navajo rug.  This Navajo weaving features a Gallegos dancer. Holding a gourd rattle on one hand and a spruce twig in the other.  The conical nose is a breathing tube shaped from the neck of a gourd.  He also has a fancy concho belt where his fox belt is attached.  Sacred corn plants encircle  this special dancer.    Taking part in th...


More Info
{"id":338922176543,"title":"HOLD - Yei Be Chei Navajo Weaving : Historic : GHT 2283-KS: 69\" x 122\" (5'9\" x 10'2\")","handle":"yei-be-chei-navajo-weaving-historic-ght-2283-ks","description":"\u003cp\u003eAll Yei and Yei Be Chei weavings are very special.  Shown here we have a spectacular rug from the 1930-1940s. \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e All the Yeis are holding rain chains   Wonderful vintage rainbow colors.  A \"spirit\" line is prominent in this piece, can you find it?\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThis rug was woven using all hand-carded, hand-spun, and hand-dyed native wool.  \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ctable style=\"width: 335px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctbody\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"height: 22px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 76px; height: 22px; text-align: left;\"\u003eStyle\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 247px; height: 22px; text-align: left;\"\u003eYei \/ Yei Be Chei\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"height: 22px; text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 76px; height: 22px;\"\u003eWeaver\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 247px; height: 22px;\"\u003eUnknown Navajo\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"height: 22px; text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 76px; height: 22px;\"\u003eDate\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 247px; height: 22px;\"\u003ecirca 1930 -1940s\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"height: 22px; text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 76px; height: 22px;\"\u003eSize\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 247px; height: 22px;\"\u003e69\" x 122\"  (5'9\" x 10'2\")\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"height: 22px; text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 76px; height: 22px;\"\u003eItem #\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 247px; height: 22px;\"\u003eGHT 2283\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"height: 22px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd colspan=\"2\" style=\"width: 323px; height: 22px; text-align: left;\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/navajorug-com.myshopify.com\/pages\/navajo-yei-holy-people\"\u003eLearn more about Yei and Yei Be Chei weavings\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003c\/tbody\u003e\n\u003c\/table\u003e\n\u003cspan\u003eContact us for more information, pricing or to order – \u003c\/span\u003e\u003ca href=\"mailto:steve@navajorug.com\" target=\"_blank\"\u003esteve@navajorug.com\u003c\/a\u003e\u003cspan\u003e or 520-455-5020 -- We will be glad to help you!\u003c\/span\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e","published_at":"2020-04-06T09:00:30-07:00","created_at":"2017-11-21T14:07:55-07:00","vendor":"Historic Collection","type":"Yei","tags":["15000-20000","Antique Navajo Rugs","color black","Filter by Price_$15000 to $20000","Large","multi color","Navajo Rugs","Navajo Rugs by Style_Pictorial","Navajo Rugs by Style_Yei \/ Yei Be Chei","no-price-showing","public-product","Size 8 x 10","yei","Yei Be Chei"],"price":1750000,"price_min":1750000,"price_max":1750000,"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":4623455518751,"title":"Default Title","option1":"Default Title","option2":null,"option3":null,"sku":"Brenda Bynum \u0026 James Jenner visit 9-15 returned to consigner Ken and Lynn Sowles 9-29-2021","requires_shipping":true,"taxable":true,"featured_image":null,"available":true,"name":"HOLD - Yei Be Chei Navajo Weaving : Historic : GHT 2283-KS: 69\" x 122\" (5'9\" x 10'2\")","public_title":null,"options":["Default Title"],"price":1750000,"weight":0,"compare_at_price":null,"inventory_quantity":1,"inventory_management":"shopify","inventory_policy":"deny","barcode":"520-603-1481 net 15,000 to consigner-Call Ken with offer.","requires_selling_plan":false,"selling_plan_allocations":[]}],"images":["\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/ght_2283-Black_Yei.jpg?v=1584074397","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/ght_2283d.JPG?v=1584074397","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/ght_2283c.JPG?v=1584074397","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/ght_2283a.JPG?v=1584074397","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/ght_2283b.JPG?v=1584074397"],"featured_image":"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/ght_2283-Black_Yei.jpg?v=1584074397","options":["Title"],"media":[{"alt":"Yei Be Chei Navajo Weaving : Historic : GHT 2283-KS: 10'2″ x 5’9″ - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery","id":528495870024,"position":1,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.612,"height":1303,"width":2100,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/ght_2283-Black_Yei.jpg?v=1584074397"},"aspect_ratio":1.612,"height":1303,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/ght_2283-Black_Yei.jpg?v=1584074397","width":2100},{"alt":"Yei Be Chei Navajo Weaving : Historic : GHT 2283-KS: 10'2″ x 5’9″ - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery","id":528499114056,"position":2,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.509,"height":994,"width":1500,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/ght_2283d.JPG?v=1584074397"},"aspect_ratio":1.509,"height":994,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/ght_2283d.JPG?v=1584074397","width":1500},{"alt":"Yei Be Chei Navajo Weaving : Historic : GHT 2283-KS: 10'2″ x 5’9″ - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery","id":528499146824,"position":3,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.509,"height":994,"width":1500,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/ght_2283c.JPG?v=1584074397"},"aspect_ratio":1.509,"height":994,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/ght_2283c.JPG?v=1584074397","width":1500},{"alt":"Yei Be Chei Navajo Weaving : Historic : GHT 2283-KS: 10'2″ x 5’9″ - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery","id":528499310664,"position":4,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.509,"height":994,"width":1500,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/ght_2283a.JPG?v=1584074397"},"aspect_ratio":1.509,"height":994,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/ght_2283a.JPG?v=1584074397","width":1500},{"alt":"Yei Be Chei Navajo Weaving : Historic : GHT 2283-KS: 10'2″ x 5’9″ - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery","id":528499343432,"position":5,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.509,"height":994,"width":1500,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/ght_2283b.JPG?v=1584074397"},"aspect_ratio":1.509,"height":994,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/ght_2283b.JPG?v=1584074397","width":1500}],"requires_selling_plan":false,"selling_plan_groups":[],"content":"\u003cp\u003eAll Yei and Yei Be Chei weavings are very special.  Shown here we have a spectacular rug from the 1930-1940s. \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e All the Yeis are holding rain chains   Wonderful vintage rainbow colors.  A \"spirit\" line is prominent in this piece, can you find it?\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThis rug was woven using all hand-carded, hand-spun, and hand-dyed native wool.  \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ctable style=\"width: 335px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctbody\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"height: 22px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 76px; height: 22px; text-align: left;\"\u003eStyle\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 247px; height: 22px; text-align: left;\"\u003eYei \/ Yei Be Chei\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"height: 22px; text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 76px; height: 22px;\"\u003eWeaver\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 247px; height: 22px;\"\u003eUnknown Navajo\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"height: 22px; text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 76px; height: 22px;\"\u003eDate\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 247px; height: 22px;\"\u003ecirca 1930 -1940s\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"height: 22px; text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 76px; height: 22px;\"\u003eSize\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 247px; height: 22px;\"\u003e69\" x 122\"  (5'9\" x 10'2\")\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"height: 22px; text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 76px; height: 22px;\"\u003eItem #\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 247px; height: 22px;\"\u003eGHT 2283\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"height: 22px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd colspan=\"2\" style=\"width: 323px; height: 22px; text-align: left;\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/navajorug-com.myshopify.com\/pages\/navajo-yei-holy-people\"\u003eLearn more about Yei and Yei Be Chei weavings\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003c\/tbody\u003e\n\u003c\/table\u003e\n\u003cspan\u003eContact us for more information, pricing or to order – \u003c\/span\u003e\u003ca href=\"mailto:steve@navajorug.com\" target=\"_blank\"\u003esteve@navajorug.com\u003c\/a\u003e\u003cspan\u003e or 520-455-5020 -- We will be glad to help you!\u003c\/span\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e"}
Yei Be Chei Navajo Weaving : Historic : GHT 2283-KS:  10'2″ x 5’9″ - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery

HOLD - Yei Be Chei Navajo Weaving : Historic : GHT 2283-KS: 69" x 122" (5'9" x 10'2")

All Yei and Yei Be Chei weavings are very special.  Shown here we have a spectacular rug from the 1930-1940s.   All the Yeis are holding rain chains   Wonderful vintage rainbow colors.  A "spirit" line is prominent in this piece, can you find it? This rug was woven using all hand-carded, hand-spun, and hand-dyed native wool.   Style Yei / Yei...


More Info
{"id":10567838275,"title":"HOLD - Chee Dodge - Crystal Pictorial Navajo Rug : Historic : PC 276 : 48\" x 75\" : (4' x 6'3\")","handle":"crystal-navajo-rug-historic-pc-276","description":"\u003cp\u003eThis pristine Hero Twin Pictorial is vibrant and unusual.  Attached with a lead seal  is the original certificate of authenticity.  This paper tag was attached to all Navajo rugs beginning in 1937.  It stated for the consumer that the product was a  Navajo all-wool woven fabrics and was used by the government as a certificate of genuineness.  We have seen lead seals before, but never the paper certificate from this time period. \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThis article appeared in \u003cem\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eThe Desert Magazine \u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/em\u003eJanuary 1938, page 21\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cimg alt=\"artilce-desert-magazine-1938\" src=\"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/files\/Certificate_information_large.JPG?v=1557511150\"\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e To make this even more special Chee Dodge's name is typed on the certificate, along with Crystal New Mexico. Chee Dodge had a trading post during this time frame.  In 1890 Dodge opened a trading post on the Navajo Reservation with a white partner, Stephen E. Aldrich at Round Rock in the Chinle Valley. He also built up a successful livestock business.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eNavajo Head Man, Chee Dodge was not a full-blooded Navajo but he had been chosen by a U.S. government as a representative for his people—Dodge eventually won the confidence of his people, serving as a bridge between the white world and the traditional world of the Navajo. \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eHand carded, hand spun and hand dyed with Rambouillet wool.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThis weaving was part of the 2017 \u003cem\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eNavajo Textiles as Modern Art\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/em\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eexhibit at Nizhoni Ranch Gallery and is on page 15 of the catalog for the show.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ctable style=\"width: 384px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctbody\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 96px; text-align: left;\"\u003eStyle\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 274px; text-align: left;\"\u003eCrystal\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 96px;\"\u003eWeaver\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 274px;\"\u003eUnknown Navajo\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 96px;\"\u003eCirca\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 274px;\"\u003e\u003cspan\u003e1937-1947s\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 96px;\"\u003eSize\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 274px;\"\u003e (4' x 6'3\")\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 96px;\"\u003eItem #\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 274px;\"\u003ePC 276\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 370px; text-align: left;\" colspan=\"2\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/navajorug-com.myshopify.com\/pages\/crystal\"\u003eLearn more about Crystal Style weavings\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\" 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\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eHenry Chee Dodge\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cem\u003eNavajo political leader\u003c\/em\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eBirthplace: \u003c\/strong\u003eFort Defiance, Ariz.\u003cbr\u003e\u003cb\u003eNative American Henry Chee Dodge (c.1857–1947) was one of the most famous and revered Navajo tribal leaders.\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/b\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cimg alt=\"\" src=\"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/files\/Henry_Chee_Dodge_large.jpg?v=1500504025\"\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThe identity of Dodge's father is uncertain, but he may have been a white Indian agent or Army officer. His mother was a \u003ca href=\"http:\/\/www.infoplease.com\/cgi-bin\/id\/A0835018\"\u003eNavajo\u003c\/a\u003e-\u003ca href=\"http:\/\/www.infoplease.com\/cgi-bin\/id\/A0860576\"\u003eJemez\u003c\/a\u003e Indian who was killed during a campaign led by \u003ca href=\"http:\/\/www.infoplease.com\/cgi-bin\/id\/A0810610\"\u003eKit Carson\u003c\/a\u003e against the Navajos in 1864. The survivors, including Dodge, were forced to walk hundreds of miles from northeast Arizona to northwest New Mexico, where they were confined on the Bosque Redondo Reservation at Fort Sumner. In 1868 Dodge returned to Fort Defiance with his adopted Navajo family.\u003c\/p\u003e","published_at":"2019-08-22T11:08:09-07:00","created_at":"2017-06-28T15:02:42-07:00","vendor":"Historic Collection","type":"Crystal","tags":["Antique Navajo Rugs","crystal","medium","modern-art-exhibit","Navajo Rugs","Navajo Rugs by Style_Crystal","Navajo Rugs by Style_Pictorial","Navajo Rugs by Style_Yei \/ Yei Be Chei","no-price-showing","pictorial","public-product","Size 4 x 6","Style_Crystal","yei","Yei Be Chei"],"price":800000,"price_min":800000,"price_max":800000,"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":41556474691,"title":"Default Title","option1":"Default Title","option2":null,"option3":null,"sku":"should be ght#","requires_shipping":true,"taxable":true,"featured_image":null,"available":true,"name":"HOLD - Chee Dodge - Crystal Pictorial Navajo Rug : Historic : PC 276 : 48\" x 75\" : (4' x 6'3\")","public_title":null,"options":["Default Title"],"price":800000,"weight":0,"compare_at_price":null,"inventory_quantity":1,"inventory_management":"shopify","inventory_policy":"deny","barcode":"Mark Carol - out on approval 3-15-2022","requires_selling_plan":false,"selling_plan_allocations":[]}],"images":["\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/PC276.jpg?v=1579874970","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/PC276_ght_chee_dodge1.JPG?v=1579874971","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/PC276_b.JPG?v=1579874971","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/PC276_a.JPG?v=1579874971","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/PC276_c.JPG?v=1579874971","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/CheeDodgerug.jpg?v=1597350367"],"featured_image":"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/PC276.jpg?v=1579874970","options":["Title"],"media":[{"alt":"Chee Dodge - Crystal Pictorial Navajo Rug : Historic : PC 276 : 48\" x 75\" - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery","id":241253253192,"position":1,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":0.667,"height":2100,"width":1400,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/PC276.jpg?v=1579874970"},"aspect_ratio":0.667,"height":2100,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/PC276.jpg?v=1579874970","width":1400},{"alt":"Chee Dodge - Crystal Pictorial Navajo Rug : Historic : PC 276 : 48\" x 75\" - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery","id":241253122120,"position":2,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.5,"height":1400,"width":2100,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/PC276_ght_chee_dodge1.JPG?v=1579874971"},"aspect_ratio":1.5,"height":1400,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/PC276_ght_chee_dodge1.JPG?v=1579874971","width":2100},{"alt":"Chee Dodge - Crystal Pictorial Navajo Rug : Historic : PC 276 : 48\" x 75\" - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery","id":241253154888,"position":3,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.5,"height":1400,"width":2100,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/PC276_b.JPG?v=1579874971"},"aspect_ratio":1.5,"height":1400,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/PC276_b.JPG?v=1579874971","width":2100},{"alt":"Chee Dodge - Crystal Pictorial Navajo Rug : Historic : PC 276 : 48\" x 75\" - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery","id":241253187656,"position":4,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.5,"height":1400,"width":2100,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/PC276_a.JPG?v=1579874971"},"aspect_ratio":1.5,"height":1400,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/PC276_a.JPG?v=1579874971","width":2100},{"alt":"Chee Dodge - Crystal Pictorial Navajo Rug : Historic : PC 276 : 48\" x 75\" - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery","id":241253220424,"position":5,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.5,"height":1400,"width":2100,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/PC276_c.JPG?v=1579874971"},"aspect_ratio":1.5,"height":1400,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/PC276_c.JPG?v=1579874971","width":2100},{"alt":null,"id":10865533419687,"position":6,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.136,"height":1232,"width":1400,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/CheeDodgerug.jpg?v=1597350367"},"aspect_ratio":1.136,"height":1232,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/CheeDodgerug.jpg?v=1597350367","width":1400}],"requires_selling_plan":false,"selling_plan_groups":[],"content":"\u003cp\u003eThis pristine Hero Twin Pictorial is vibrant and unusual.  Attached with a lead seal  is the original certificate of authenticity.  This paper tag was attached to all Navajo rugs beginning in 1937.  It stated for the consumer that the product was a  Navajo all-wool woven fabrics and was used by the government as a certificate of genuineness.  We have seen lead seals before, but never the paper certificate from this time period. \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThis article appeared in \u003cem\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eThe Desert Magazine \u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/em\u003eJanuary 1938, page 21\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cimg alt=\"artilce-desert-magazine-1938\" src=\"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/files\/Certificate_information_large.JPG?v=1557511150\"\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e To make this even more special Chee Dodge's name is typed on the certificate, along with Crystal New Mexico. Chee Dodge had a trading post during this time frame.  In 1890 Dodge opened a trading post on the Navajo Reservation with a white partner, Stephen E. Aldrich at Round Rock in the Chinle Valley. He also built up a successful livestock business.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eNavajo Head Man, Chee Dodge was not a full-blooded Navajo but he had been chosen by a U.S. government as a representative for his people—Dodge eventually won the confidence of his people, serving as a bridge between the white world and the traditional world of the Navajo. \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eHand carded, hand spun and hand dyed with Rambouillet wool.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThis weaving was part of the 2017 \u003cem\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eNavajo Textiles as Modern Art\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/em\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eexhibit at Nizhoni Ranch Gallery and is on page 15 of the catalog for the show.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ctable style=\"width: 384px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctbody\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 96px; text-align: left;\"\u003eStyle\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 274px; text-align: left;\"\u003eCrystal\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 96px;\"\u003eWeaver\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 274px;\"\u003eUnknown Navajo\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 96px;\"\u003eCirca\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 274px;\"\u003e\u003cspan\u003e1937-1947s\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 96px;\"\u003eSize\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 274px;\"\u003e (4' x 6'3\")\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 96px;\"\u003eItem #\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 274px;\"\u003ePC 276\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 370px; text-align: left;\" colspan=\"2\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/navajorug-com.myshopify.com\/pages\/crystal\"\u003eLearn more about Crystal Style weavings\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\" 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\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eHenry Chee Dodge\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cem\u003eNavajo political leader\u003c\/em\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eBirthplace: \u003c\/strong\u003eFort Defiance, Ariz.\u003cbr\u003e\u003cb\u003eNative American Henry Chee Dodge (c.1857–1947) was one of the most famous and revered Navajo tribal leaders.\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/b\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cimg alt=\"\" src=\"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/files\/Henry_Chee_Dodge_large.jpg?v=1500504025\"\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThe identity of Dodge's father is uncertain, but he may have been a white Indian agent or Army officer. His mother was a \u003ca href=\"http:\/\/www.infoplease.com\/cgi-bin\/id\/A0835018\"\u003eNavajo\u003c\/a\u003e-\u003ca href=\"http:\/\/www.infoplease.com\/cgi-bin\/id\/A0860576\"\u003eJemez\u003c\/a\u003e Indian who was killed during a campaign led by \u003ca href=\"http:\/\/www.infoplease.com\/cgi-bin\/id\/A0810610\"\u003eKit Carson\u003c\/a\u003e against the Navajos in 1864. The survivors, including Dodge, were forced to walk hundreds of miles from northeast Arizona to northwest New Mexico, where they were confined on the Bosque Redondo Reservation at Fort Sumner. In 1868 Dodge returned to Fort Defiance with his adopted Navajo family.\u003c\/p\u003e"}
Chee Dodge - Crystal Pictorial Navajo Rug : Historic : PC 276 : 48" x 75" - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery

HOLD - Chee Dodge - Crystal Pictorial Navajo Rug : Historic : PC 276 : 48" x 75" : (4' x 6'3")

This pristine Hero Twin Pictorial is vibrant and unusual.  Attached with a lead seal  is the original certificate of authenticity.  This paper tag was attached to all Navajo rugs beginning in 1937.  It stated for the consumer that the product was a  Navajo all-wool woven fabrics and was used by the government as a certificate of genuineness.  We...


More Info
{"id":7566909059,"title":"Yei : Navajo Weaving : Anita Tsosie : 3422 : 70\" x 84\" (5'10\" x 7'2\")","handle":"lb-1-navajo-sandpainting-weaving-anita-tsosie-circa-1995","description":"\u003cp\u003eWoven by Master Weaver Anita Tsosie, this Sandpainting weaving won a Blue Ribbon at the 1995 O’odham Tash All Indian Fair. It has commercial dyes and of course is very tightly woven.  Extremely well known, Anita won Best of Show at Santa Fe Indian Market for her Sandpainting Weaving depicting the Sky People in 2004. She also won first place in the textile division at the 2002 and 2003 Santa Fe Indian Markets \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThis piece was featured in our Woven Holy People gallery exhibit.  You can see the exhibit program guide \u003cstrong\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/www.navajorug.com\/products\/woven-holy-people-exhibit-catalog\" title=\"Woven Holy People exhibit Program guide - an new window will open.\" target=\"_blank\"\u003ehere\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/strong\u003e. \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cblockquote\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cimg src=\"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/files\/tsosie.jpg?v=1478629637\" alt=\"\"\u003e\u003cbr\u003eThe daughter of Little Harvey and Jessie (White) Harvey, Anita was born on March 10, 1959 in Sweetwater, Ariz. Anita was a well known and respected weaver throughout the world. Her rug work had been featured in the Cortez Journal, the Arizona Highway Magazine and Native People’s Magazine, as well as various other publications.\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003eAnita won numerous awards for her beautiful work, including 2 Best of Show Awards at the Annual Santa Fe Indian Market for her Sandpainting Weavings, \u003cem\u003e\u003cstrong\u003ean impressive feat considering the fact she is believed to be only the second weaver to receive the award in Indian market’s 83-year history.\u003c\/strong\u003e \u003c\/em\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003e Anita became interested in weaving when she was a young child, after hearing the stories her mother told about her grandmother. She was the third generation of women in her family to take up the craft. She specialized in Navajo Sandpainting Weavings. Those familiar with her work know she was very dedicated to it. Her Sandpainting Weavings would take approximately 2 years to weave.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eWe are pleased to offer one of her earlier works from 1995 which is also a Blue Ribbon winner from O’odham Tash.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c\/blockquote\u003e\n\u003ctable style=\"width: 353px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctbody\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 79px; text-align: left;\"\u003eStyle\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 260px; text-align: left;\"\u003eSandpainting\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 79px;\"\u003eWeaver\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 260px;\"\u003eAnita Tsosie\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 79px;\"\u003eDate\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 260px;\"\u003e1995\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 79px;\"\u003eSize\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 260px;\"\u003e70″ x 84″ (1.77M x 2.133M)\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 79px;\"\u003eItem #\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 260px;\"\u003eLB-1\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\/sandpainting\"\u003eLearn more about Sandpainting weavings\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\" 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":"2022-09-02T13:07:38-07:00","created_at":"2016-07-16T19:12:30-07:00","vendor":"Contemporary","type":"Sandpainting","tags":["Award Winners","award-winning","blue","Contemporary Navajo Rugs","Filter by Price_$11000 to $15000","Filter by Size_Medium","medium-weavings-3x5-5-x-8","Navajo Rugs","Navajo Rugs by Style_Pictorial","Navajo Rugs by Style_Sand Paintings","Navajo Rugs by Style_Yei \/ Yei Be Chei","Newly Added Contemporary","old-treasures","public-product","sandpainting","Size 5 x 8","woven-holy-people","yei","Yei Be Chei"],"price":1250000,"price_min":1250000,"price_max":1250000,"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":23872093955,"title":"Default Title","option1":"Default Title","option2":null,"option3":null,"sku":"","requires_shipping":true,"taxable":true,"featured_image":null,"available":true,"name":"Yei : Navajo Weaving : Anita Tsosie : 3422 : 70\" x 84\" (5'10\" x 7'2\")","public_title":null,"options":["Default Title"],"price":1250000,"weight":5,"compare_at_price":null,"inventory_quantity":1,"inventory_management":"shopify","inventory_policy":"deny","barcode":"paid $4,000","requires_selling_plan":false,"selling_plan_allocations":[]}],"images":["\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/46_LB_1.jpg?v=1527222895","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/B18-sandpainting-weaving-G1-600x477.jpg?v=1527222895","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/B18-sandpainting-weaving-D1-600x450.jpg?v=1527222895","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/LB-1_-sandpainting-weaving-D1a.jpg?v=1527222895","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/B18-sandpainting-weaving-D4-600x800.jpg?v=1527222895","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/B18-sandpainting-weaving-D2-600x800.jpg?v=1527222895","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/tsosie2.jpg?v=1527222895","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/B18-sandpainting-weaving-G1a.jpg?v=1527222895","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/B18-sandpainting-weaving-G1b.jpg?v=1527222895"],"featured_image":"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/46_LB_1.jpg?v=1527222895","options":["Title"],"media":[{"alt":"Sandpainting Navajo Weaving : Anita Tsosie : LB-1 - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery","id":89262391368,"position":1,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.189,"height":726,"width":863,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/46_LB_1.jpg?v=1527222895"},"aspect_ratio":1.189,"height":726,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/46_LB_1.jpg?v=1527222895","width":863},{"alt":"Sandpainting Navajo Weaving : Anita Tsosie : LB-1 - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery","id":89262424136,"position":2,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.258,"height":477,"width":600,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/B18-sandpainting-weaving-G1-600x477.jpg?v=1527222895"},"aspect_ratio":1.258,"height":477,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/B18-sandpainting-weaving-G1-600x477.jpg?v=1527222895","width":600},{"alt":"Sandpainting Navajo Weaving : Anita Tsosie : LB-1 - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery","id":89262456904,"position":3,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.333,"height":450,"width":600,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/B18-sandpainting-weaving-D1-600x450.jpg?v=1527222895"},"aspect_ratio":1.333,"height":450,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/B18-sandpainting-weaving-D1-600x450.jpg?v=1527222895","width":600},{"alt":"Sandpainting Navajo Weaving : Anita Tsosie : LB-1 - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery","id":89262489672,"position":4,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.046,"height":853,"width":892,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/LB-1_-sandpainting-weaving-D1a.jpg?v=1527222895"},"aspect_ratio":1.046,"height":853,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/LB-1_-sandpainting-weaving-D1a.jpg?v=1527222895","width":892},{"alt":"Sandpainting Navajo Weaving : Anita Tsosie : LB-1 - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery","id":89262522440,"position":5,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":0.75,"height":800,"width":600,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/B18-sandpainting-weaving-D4-600x800.jpg?v=1527222895"},"aspect_ratio":0.75,"height":800,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/B18-sandpainting-weaving-D4-600x800.jpg?v=1527222895","width":600},{"alt":"Sandpainting Navajo Weaving : Anita Tsosie : LB-1 - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery","id":89262555208,"position":6,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":0.75,"height":800,"width":600,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/B18-sandpainting-weaving-D2-600x800.jpg?v=1527222895"},"aspect_ratio":0.75,"height":800,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/B18-sandpainting-weaving-D2-600x800.jpg?v=1527222895","width":600},{"alt":"Sandpainting Navajo Weaving : Anita Tsosie : LB-1 - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery","id":89262587976,"position":7,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":0.686,"height":875,"width":600,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/tsosie2.jpg?v=1527222895"},"aspect_ratio":0.686,"height":875,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/tsosie2.jpg?v=1527222895","width":600},{"alt":"Sandpainting Navajo Weaving : Anita Tsosie : LB-1 - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery","id":89262620744,"position":8,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":0.626,"height":1799,"width":1127,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/B18-sandpainting-weaving-G1a.jpg?v=1527222895"},"aspect_ratio":0.626,"height":1799,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/B18-sandpainting-weaving-G1a.jpg?v=1527222895","width":1127},{"alt":"Sandpainting Navajo Weaving : Anita Tsosie : LB-1 - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery","id":89262653512,"position":9,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":0.667,"height":1804,"width":1203,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/B18-sandpainting-weaving-G1b.jpg?v=1527222895"},"aspect_ratio":0.667,"height":1804,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/B18-sandpainting-weaving-G1b.jpg?v=1527222895","width":1203}],"requires_selling_plan":false,"selling_plan_groups":[],"content":"\u003cp\u003eWoven by Master Weaver Anita Tsosie, this Sandpainting weaving won a Blue Ribbon at the 1995 O’odham Tash All Indian Fair. It has commercial dyes and of course is very tightly woven.  Extremely well known, Anita won Best of Show at Santa Fe Indian Market for her Sandpainting Weaving depicting the Sky People in 2004. She also won first place in the textile division at the 2002 and 2003 Santa Fe Indian Markets \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThis piece was featured in our Woven Holy People gallery exhibit.  You can see the exhibit program guide \u003cstrong\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/www.navajorug.com\/products\/woven-holy-people-exhibit-catalog\" title=\"Woven Holy People exhibit Program guide - an new window will open.\" target=\"_blank\"\u003ehere\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/strong\u003e. \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cblockquote\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cimg src=\"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/files\/tsosie.jpg?v=1478629637\" alt=\"\"\u003e\u003cbr\u003eThe daughter of Little Harvey and Jessie (White) Harvey, Anita was born on March 10, 1959 in Sweetwater, Ariz. Anita was a well known and respected weaver throughout the world. Her rug work had been featured in the Cortez Journal, the Arizona Highway Magazine and Native People’s Magazine, as well as various other publications.\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003eAnita won numerous awards for her beautiful work, including 2 Best of Show Awards at the Annual Santa Fe Indian Market for her Sandpainting Weavings, \u003cem\u003e\u003cstrong\u003ean impressive feat considering the fact she is believed to be only the second weaver to receive the award in Indian market’s 83-year history.\u003c\/strong\u003e \u003c\/em\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003e Anita became interested in weaving when she was a young child, after hearing the stories her mother told about her grandmother. She was the third generation of women in her family to take up the craft. She specialized in Navajo Sandpainting Weavings. Those familiar with her work know she was very dedicated to it. Her Sandpainting Weavings would take approximately 2 years to weave.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eWe are pleased to offer one of her earlier works from 1995 which is also a Blue Ribbon winner from O’odham Tash.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c\/blockquote\u003e\n\u003ctable style=\"width: 353px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctbody\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 79px; text-align: left;\"\u003eStyle\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 260px; text-align: left;\"\u003eSandpainting\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 79px;\"\u003eWeaver\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 260px;\"\u003eAnita Tsosie\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 79px;\"\u003eDate\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 260px;\"\u003e1995\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 79px;\"\u003eSize\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 260px;\"\u003e70″ x 84″ (1.77M x 2.133M)\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 79px;\"\u003eItem #\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 260px;\"\u003eLB-1\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\/sandpainting\"\u003eLearn more about Sandpainting weavings\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\" 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"}
Sandpainting Navajo Weaving : Anita Tsosie : LB-1 - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery

Yei : Navajo Weaving : Anita Tsosie : 3422 : 70" x 84" (5'10" x 7'2")

$ 12,500.00

Woven by Master Weaver Anita Tsosie, this Sandpainting weaving won a Blue Ribbon at the 1995 O’odham Tash All Indian Fair. It has commercial dyes and of course is very tightly woven.  Extremely well known, Anita won Best of Show at Santa Fe Indian Market for her Sandpainting Weaving depicting the Sky People in 2004. She also won first place in t...


More Info
{"id":7563449923,"title":"Yei - Holy Girl Pictorial : Historic : GHT 1041 : 48\" x 102\" : (4' x 8'6\") : Call for Pricing","handle":"historic-native-american-textile","description":"\u003cp\u003eYei Navajo rug.  Female Yei weaving standing over 8 feet tall! It is a female Woven with beautiful light gray background, vibrant red, deep black and cream wool in the design.  A lovely stepped border stands between two Spider woman cross borders. \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThis weaving was part of the 2016 \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cem data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e\u003cstrong data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eWoven Holy People\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/em\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eexhibit at Nizhoni Ranch Gallery and is on page 13 of the catalog for the show.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eTaking part in the Tucson Desert Art Museum Exhibit Titled: \u003cem\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eSacred Dancers: Ceremonial Navajo Weavings.  \u003c\/strong\u003eB\u003c\/em\u003eegins: December 15, 2021 to June 25, 2022.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eCall for pricing. 520-455-5020\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ctable style=\"width: 371px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctbody\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 88px; text-align: left;\"\u003eStyle\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 269px; text-align: left;\"\u003eYei \/ Yei Be Chei\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 88px;\"\u003eWeaver\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 269px;\"\u003eUnknown Navajo\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 88px;\"\u003eDate\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 269px;\"\u003ecirca 1920s\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 88px;\"\u003eSize\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 269px;\"\u003e48\" x 102\" (4′ x 8’6″)\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 88px;\"\u003eItem #\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 269px;\"\u003eGHT 1041\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 357px; text-align: left;\" colspan=\"2\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/navajorug-com.myshopify.com\/pages\/navajo-yei-holy-people\"\u003eLearn more about Yei and Yei Be Chei weavings\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\" 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","published_at":"2016-07-16T14:16:00-07:00","created_at":"2016-07-16T14:16:09-07:00","vendor":"Historic Collection","type":"Yei","tags":["Antique Navajo Rugs","circa-1920","color neutral","medium","Navajo Rugs","Navajo Rugs by Style_Sand Paintings","Navajo Rugs by Style_Yei \/ Yei Be Chei","Navajo Rugs Circa_1920 to 1930","no-price-showing","sandpainting","Size 5 x 8","woven-holy-people","yei"],"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":23862459779,"title":"Default Title","option1":"Default Title","option2":null,"option3":null,"sku":"TDAM - 2021 - July 2022 show","requires_shipping":true,"taxable":true,"featured_image":null,"available":true,"name":"Yei - Holy Girl Pictorial : Historic : GHT 1041 : 48\" x 102\" : (4' x 8'6\") : Call for Pricing","public_title":null,"options":["Default Title"],"price":1200000,"weight":0,"compare_at_price":null,"inventory_quantity":1,"inventory_management":"shopify","inventory_policy":"deny","barcode":"Cowans paid $4846","requires_selling_plan":false,"selling_plan_allocations":[]}],"images":["\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/7_GHT_1041.jpg?v=1588914670","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/1041ghtHolygirl.jpg?v=1588914670","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/1041ghtHolygirlD2.jpg?v=1588914670","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/1041ghtHolygirlD1.jpg?v=1588914670","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/1041ghtHolygirlfloor.jpg?v=1588914670"],"featured_image":"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/7_GHT_1041.jpg?v=1588914670","options":["Title"],"media":[{"alt":"Yei - Holy Girl Pictorial : Historic : GHT 1041 : 48\" x 102\" - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery","id":89219661896,"position":1,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.0,"height":2048,"width":2048,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/7_GHT_1041.jpg?v=1588914670"},"aspect_ratio":1.0,"height":2048,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/7_GHT_1041.jpg?v=1588914670","width":2048},{"alt":"Yei - Holy Girl Pictorial : Historic : GHT 1041 : 48\" x 102\" - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery","id":89219694664,"position":2,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":0.59,"height":700,"width":413,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/1041ghtHolygirl.jpg?v=1588914670"},"aspect_ratio":0.59,"height":700,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/1041ghtHolygirl.jpg?v=1588914670","width":413},{"alt":"Yei - Holy Girl Pictorial : Historic : GHT 1041 : 48\" x 102\" - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery","id":89219727432,"position":3,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.333,"height":525,"width":700,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/1041ghtHolygirlD2.jpg?v=1588914670"},"aspect_ratio":1.333,"height":525,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/1041ghtHolygirlD2.jpg?v=1588914670","width":700},{"alt":"Yei - Holy Girl Pictorial : Historic : GHT 1041 : 48\" x 102\" - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery","id":89219760200,"position":4,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.333,"height":525,"width":700,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/1041ghtHolygirlD1.jpg?v=1588914670"},"aspect_ratio":1.333,"height":525,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/1041ghtHolygirlD1.jpg?v=1588914670","width":700},{"alt":"Yei - Holy Girl Pictorial : Historic : GHT 1041 : 48\" x 102\" - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery","id":89219792968,"position":5,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":0.969,"height":700,"width":678,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/1041ghtHolygirlfloor.jpg?v=1588914670"},"aspect_ratio":0.969,"height":700,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/1041ghtHolygirlfloor.jpg?v=1588914670","width":678}],"requires_selling_plan":false,"selling_plan_groups":[],"content":"\u003cp\u003eYei Navajo rug.  Female Yei weaving standing over 8 feet tall! It is a female Woven with beautiful light gray background, vibrant red, deep black and cream wool in the design.  A lovely stepped border stands between two Spider woman cross borders. \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThis weaving was part of the 2016 \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cem data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e\u003cstrong data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eWoven Holy People\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/em\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eexhibit at Nizhoni Ranch Gallery and is on page 13 of the catalog for the show.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eTaking part in the Tucson Desert Art Museum Exhibit Titled: \u003cem\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eSacred Dancers: Ceremonial Navajo Weavings.  \u003c\/strong\u003eB\u003c\/em\u003eegins: December 15, 2021 to June 25, 2022.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eCall for pricing. 520-455-5020\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ctable style=\"width: 371px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctbody\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 88px; text-align: left;\"\u003eStyle\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 269px; text-align: left;\"\u003eYei \/ Yei Be Chei\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 88px;\"\u003eWeaver\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 269px;\"\u003eUnknown Navajo\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 88px;\"\u003eDate\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 269px;\"\u003ecirca 1920s\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 88px;\"\u003eSize\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 269px;\"\u003e48\" x 102\" (4′ x 8’6″)\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 88px;\"\u003eItem #\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 269px;\"\u003eGHT 1041\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 357px; text-align: left;\" colspan=\"2\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/navajorug-com.myshopify.com\/pages\/navajo-yei-holy-people\"\u003eLearn more about Yei and Yei Be Chei weavings\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\" 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"}
Yei - Holy Girl Pictorial : Historic : GHT 1041 : 48" x 102" - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery

Yei - Holy Girl Pictorial : Historic : GHT 1041 : 48" x 102" : (4' x 8'6") : Call for Pricing

Yei Navajo rug.  Female Yei weaving standing over 8 feet tall! It is a female Woven with beautiful light gray background, vibrant red, deep black and cream wool in the design.  A lovely stepped border stands between two Spider woman cross borders.  This weaving was part of the 2016 Woven Holy People exhibit at Nizhoni Ranch Gallery and is on pag...


More Info
Sold Out
{"id":7563448771,"title":"SOLD - Yei Be Chei Pictorial \/ Storm Pattern Navajo weaving : Historic : GHT 2103: 63\" x 108\" : (5'3\" x 9')","handle":"ght-2103-antique-navajo-storm-pattern-yei-be-chei-pictorial-rug","description":"\u003cp\u003eYei be Chei Navajo weaving.  This is a great example of a weaver combining two styles - the Yei \/ Yei Be Che weaving with the Storm Pattern design.  \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003eThere are 3 Female Yeis in the center of the storm pattern which is surrounded by Male Yeis and Medicine man, depiction of a healing ceremony. All hand-carded, hand-spun, and hand-dyed native wool.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\u003cspan\u003eClick on the video to hear Gail describe this piece. \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003e\u003ciframe src=\"https:\/\/www.youtube.com\/embed\/jw7AW7WiseY\" allowfullscreen=\"\" frameborder=\"0\"\u003e\u003c\/iframe\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThis weaving was part of the 2016 \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cem data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e\u003cstrong data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eWoven Holy People\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/em\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eexhibit at Nizhoni Ranch Gallery and is on page 9 of the catalog for the show.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eTaking part in the Tucson Desert Art Museum Exhibit Titled: \u003cem\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eSacred Dancers: Ceremonial Navajo Weavings.  \u003c\/strong\u003eB\u003c\/em\u003eegins: December 15, 2021 to June 25, 2022.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ctable style=\"width: 340px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctbody\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 89px; text-align: left;\"\u003eStyle\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 239px; text-align: left;\"\u003eYei \/ Yei Be Chei\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 89px;\"\u003eWeaver\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 239px;\"\u003eUnknown Navajo\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 89px;\"\u003eDate\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 239px;\"\u003ecirca 1930s\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 89px;\"\u003eSize\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 239px;\"\u003e63″ x 108″ (5'3\" x 9')\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 89px;\"\u003eItem #\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 239px;\"\u003eGHT 2103\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 328px; text-align: left;\" colspan=\"2\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/navajorug-com.myshopify.com\/pages\/navajo-yei-holy-people\"\u003eLearn more about Yei and Yei Be Chei weavings\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003c\/tbody\u003e\n\u003c\/table\u003e\n\u003cspan\u003eContact us for more information, pricing or to order – \u003c\/span\u003e\u003ca href=\"mailto:steve@navajorug.com\" target=\"_blank\"\u003esteve@navajorug.com\u003c\/a\u003e\u003cspan\u003e or 520-455-5020 -- We will be glad to help you!\u003c\/span\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e","published_at":"2016-07-16T14:16:00-07:00","created_at":"2016-07-16T14:16:06-07:00","vendor":"Historic Collection","type":"Yei","tags":["Antique Navajo Rugs","medium","Navajo Rugs","Navajo Rugs by Style_Storm Pattern","Navajo Rugs by Style_Yei \/ Yei Be Chei","no-price-showing","Size 6 x 9","storm-pattern","woven-holy-people","yei","Yei Be Chei"],"price":1800000,"price_min":1800000,"price_max":1800000,"available":false,"price_varies":false,"compare_at_price":null,"compare_at_price_min":0,"compare_at_price_max":0,"compare_at_price_varies":false,"variants":[{"id":23862458115,"title":"Default Title","option1":"Default Title","option2":null,"option3":null,"sku":"Michael Ryan","requires_shipping":true,"taxable":true,"featured_image":null,"available":false,"name":"SOLD - Yei Be Chei Pictorial \/ Storm Pattern Navajo weaving : Historic : GHT 2103: 63\" x 108\" : (5'3\" x 9')","public_title":null,"options":["Default Title"],"price":1800000,"weight":0,"compare_at_price":null,"inventory_quantity":0,"inventory_management":"shopify","inventory_policy":"deny","barcode":"TDAM - Dec 2021 - July 2022","requires_selling_plan":false,"selling_plan_allocations":[]}],"images":["\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/GHT_2103.jpg?v=1584074398","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/GHT-2103G-600x389.jpg?v=1584074398","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/GHT-2103d-600x800.jpg?v=1584074398","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/GHT-2103d1-600x450.jpg?v=1584074398","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/GHT-2103Ga.jpg?v=1584074398"],"featured_image":"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/GHT_2103.jpg?v=1584074398","options":["Title"],"media":[{"alt":"Yei Be Chei Pictorial \/ Storm Pattern Navajo weaving : Historic : GHT 2103: 5'3\" x 9' - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery","id":89217531976,"position":1,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.0,"height":1600,"width":1600,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/GHT_2103.jpg?v=1584074398"},"aspect_ratio":1.0,"height":1600,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/GHT_2103.jpg?v=1584074398","width":1600},{"alt":"Yei Be Chei Pictorial \/ Storm Pattern Navajo weaving : Historic : GHT 2103: 5'3\" x 9' - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery","id":89217564744,"position":2,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.542,"height":389,"width":600,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/GHT-2103G-600x389.jpg?v=1584074398"},"aspect_ratio":1.542,"height":389,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/GHT-2103G-600x389.jpg?v=1584074398","width":600},{"alt":"Yei Be Chei Pictorial \/ Storm Pattern Navajo weaving : Historic : GHT 2103: 5'3\" x 9' - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery","id":89217597512,"position":3,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":0.75,"height":800,"width":600,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/GHT-2103d-600x800.jpg?v=1584074398"},"aspect_ratio":0.75,"height":800,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/GHT-2103d-600x800.jpg?v=1584074398","width":600},{"alt":"Yei Be Chei Pictorial \/ Storm Pattern Navajo weaving : Historic : GHT 2103: 5'3\" x 9' - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery","id":89217630280,"position":4,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.333,"height":450,"width":600,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/GHT-2103d1-600x450.jpg?v=1584074398"},"aspect_ratio":1.333,"height":450,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/GHT-2103d1-600x450.jpg?v=1584074398","width":600},{"alt":"Yei Be Chei Pictorial \/ Storm Pattern Navajo weaving : Historic : GHT 2103: 5'3\" x 9' - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery","id":89217663048,"position":5,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":0.605,"height":1434,"width":868,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/GHT-2103Ga.jpg?v=1584074398"},"aspect_ratio":0.605,"height":1434,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/GHT-2103Ga.jpg?v=1584074398","width":868}],"requires_selling_plan":false,"selling_plan_groups":[],"content":"\u003cp\u003eYei be Chei Navajo weaving.  This is a great example of a weaver combining two styles - the Yei \/ Yei Be Che weaving with the Storm Pattern design.  \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003eThere are 3 Female Yeis in the center of the storm pattern which is surrounded by Male Yeis and Medicine man, depiction of a healing ceremony. All hand-carded, hand-spun, and hand-dyed native wool.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\u003cspan\u003eClick on the video to hear Gail describe this piece. \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003e\u003ciframe src=\"https:\/\/www.youtube.com\/embed\/jw7AW7WiseY\" allowfullscreen=\"\" frameborder=\"0\"\u003e\u003c\/iframe\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThis weaving was part of the 2016 \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cem data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e\u003cstrong data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eWoven Holy People\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/em\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eexhibit at Nizhoni Ranch Gallery and is on page 9 of the catalog for the show.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eTaking part in the Tucson Desert Art Museum Exhibit Titled: \u003cem\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eSacred Dancers: Ceremonial Navajo Weavings.  \u003c\/strong\u003eB\u003c\/em\u003eegins: December 15, 2021 to June 25, 2022.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ctable style=\"width: 340px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctbody\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 89px; text-align: left;\"\u003eStyle\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 239px; text-align: left;\"\u003eYei \/ Yei Be Chei\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 89px;\"\u003eWeaver\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 239px;\"\u003eUnknown Navajo\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 89px;\"\u003eDate\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 239px;\"\u003ecirca 1930s\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 89px;\"\u003eSize\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 239px;\"\u003e63″ x 108″ (5'3\" x 9')\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 89px;\"\u003eItem #\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 239px;\"\u003eGHT 2103\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 328px; text-align: left;\" colspan=\"2\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/navajorug-com.myshopify.com\/pages\/navajo-yei-holy-people\"\u003eLearn more about Yei and Yei Be Chei weavings\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003c\/tbody\u003e\n\u003c\/table\u003e\n\u003cspan\u003eContact us for more information, pricing or to order – \u003c\/span\u003e\u003ca href=\"mailto:steve@navajorug.com\" target=\"_blank\"\u003esteve@navajorug.com\u003c\/a\u003e\u003cspan\u003e or 520-455-5020 -- We will be glad to help you!\u003c\/span\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e"}
Yei Be Chei Pictorial / Storm Pattern Navajo weaving : Historic : GHT 2103:  5'3" x 9' - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery

SOLD - Yei Be Chei Pictorial / Storm Pattern Navajo weaving : Historic : GHT 2103: 63" x 108" : (5'3" x 9')

Yei be Chei Navajo weaving.  This is a great example of a weaver combining two styles - the Yei / Yei Be Che weaving with the Storm Pattern design.   There are 3 Female Yeis in the center of the storm pattern which is surrounded by Male Yeis and Medicine man, depiction of a healing ceremony. All hand-carded, hand-spun, and hand-dyed native wool....


More Info
Sold Out
{"id":7563448387,"title":"SOLD - Yei Be Chei Navajo Weaving : Historic : GHT 757 : 46\" x 80\" : (3'10\" x 6'8\")","handle":"ght-757-antique-navajo-rug-yei-chei-weaving","description":"\u003cp\u003eYei be Chei Navajo Weaving.  All Yei and Yei Be Chei weavings are very special.  We have two pairs of Male and Female Yeis dancing while holding blankets.  There are rainbow bars floating all around them indicating these dancers are surrounded by good luck and prosperity.  A \"spirit\" line is prominent in this piece.  Woven using all hand-carded, hand-spun, and hand-dyed native wool.  \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThis weaving was part of the 2016 \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cem data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e\u003cstrong data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eWoven Holy People\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/em\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eexhibit at Nizhoni Ranch Gallery and is on page 5 of the catalog for the show.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eTaking part in the Tucson Desert Art Museum Exhibit Titled: \u003cem\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eSacred Dancers: Ceremonial Navajo Weavings.  \u003c\/strong\u003eB\u003c\/em\u003eegins: December 15, 2021 to June 25, 2022.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ctable style=\"width: 335px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctbody\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"height: 22px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 76px; height: 22px; text-align: left;\"\u003eStyle\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 247px; height: 22px; text-align: left;\"\u003eYei \/ Yei Be Chei\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"height: 22px; text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 76px; height: 22px;\"\u003eWeaver\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 247px; height: 22px;\"\u003eUnknown Navajo\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"height: 22px; text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 76px; height: 22px;\"\u003eDate\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 247px; height: 22px;\"\u003ecirca 1920\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"height: 22px; text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 76px; height: 22px;\"\u003eSize\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 247px; height: 22px;\"\u003e46\" x 80\" : (3'10\" x 6′8″)\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"height: 22px; text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 76px; height: 22px;\"\u003eItem #\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 247px; height: 22px;\"\u003eGHT 757\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"height: 22px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd colspan=\"2\" style=\"width: 323px; height: 22px; text-align: left;\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/navajorug-com.myshopify.com\/pages\/navajo-yei-holy-people\"\u003eLearn more about Yei and Yei Be Chei weavings\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003c\/tbody\u003e\n\u003c\/table\u003e\n\u003cspan\u003eContact us for more information, pricing or to order – \u003c\/span\u003e\u003ca href=\"mailto:steve@navajorug.com\" target=\"_blank\"\u003esteve@navajorug.com\u003c\/a\u003e\u003cspan\u003e or 520-455-5020 -- We will be glad to help you!\u003c\/span\u003e","published_at":"2016-07-16T14:16:00-07:00","created_at":"2016-07-16T14:16:05-07:00","vendor":"Historic Collection","type":"Yei","tags":["Antique Navajo Rugs","medium","Navajo Rugs","Navajo Rugs by Style_Pictorial","Navajo Rugs by Style_Sand Paintings","Navajo Rugs by Style_Yei \/ Yei Be Chei","no-price-showing","public-product","sandpainting","Size 4 x 6","woven-holy-people","yei","Yei Be Chei"],"price":1800000,"price_min":1800000,"price_max":1800000,"available":false,"price_varies":false,"compare_at_price":null,"compare_at_price_min":0,"compare_at_price_max":0,"compare_at_price_varies":false,"variants":[{"id":23862457475,"title":"Default Title","option1":"Default Title","option2":null,"option3":null,"sku":"Michael Ryan","requires_shipping":true,"taxable":true,"featured_image":null,"available":false,"name":"SOLD - Yei Be Chei Navajo Weaving : Historic : GHT 757 : 46\" x 80\" : (3'10\" x 6'8\")","public_title":null,"options":["Default Title"],"price":1800000,"weight":0,"compare_at_price":null,"inventory_quantity":0,"inventory_management":"shopify","inventory_policy":"deny","barcode":"TDAM - Dec 2021 - July 2022","requires_selling_plan":false,"selling_plan_allocations":[]}],"images":["\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/GHT_757.jpg?v=1579878262","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/GHT-757.jpg?v=1579878262","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/GHT-757-a-600x689.jpg?v=1579878262","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/GHT-757-b-600x858.jpg?v=1579878262"],"featured_image":"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/GHT_757.jpg?v=1579878262","options":["Title"],"media":[{"alt":"Yei Be Chei Navajo Weaving : Historic : GHT 757 : 80\" x 46\" - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery","id":89216680008,"position":1,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.0,"height":1600,"width":1600,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/GHT_757.jpg?v=1579878262"},"aspect_ratio":1.0,"height":1600,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/GHT_757.jpg?v=1579878262","width":1600},{"alt":"Yei Be Chei Navajo Weaving : Historic : GHT 757 : 80\" x 46\" - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery","id":89216712776,"position":2,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.627,"height":1259,"width":2048,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/GHT-757.jpg?v=1579878262"},"aspect_ratio":1.627,"height":1259,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/GHT-757.jpg?v=1579878262","width":2048},{"alt":"Yei Be Chei Navajo Weaving : Historic : GHT 757 : 80\" x 46\" - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery","id":89216745544,"position":3,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":0.871,"height":689,"width":600,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/GHT-757-a-600x689.jpg?v=1579878262"},"aspect_ratio":0.871,"height":689,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/GHT-757-a-600x689.jpg?v=1579878262","width":600},{"alt":"Yei Be Chei Navajo Weaving : Historic : GHT 757 : 80\" x 46\" - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery","id":89216778312,"position":4,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":0.699,"height":858,"width":600,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/GHT-757-b-600x858.jpg?v=1579878262"},"aspect_ratio":0.699,"height":858,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/GHT-757-b-600x858.jpg?v=1579878262","width":600}],"requires_selling_plan":false,"selling_plan_groups":[],"content":"\u003cp\u003eYei be Chei Navajo Weaving.  All Yei and Yei Be Chei weavings are very special.  We have two pairs of Male and Female Yeis dancing while holding blankets.  There are rainbow bars floating all around them indicating these dancers are surrounded by good luck and prosperity.  A \"spirit\" line is prominent in this piece.  Woven using all hand-carded, hand-spun, and hand-dyed native wool.  \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThis weaving was part of the 2016 \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cem data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e\u003cstrong data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eWoven Holy People\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/em\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eexhibit at Nizhoni Ranch Gallery and is on page 5 of the catalog for the show.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eTaking part in the Tucson Desert Art Museum Exhibit Titled: \u003cem\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eSacred Dancers: Ceremonial Navajo Weavings.  \u003c\/strong\u003eB\u003c\/em\u003eegins: December 15, 2021 to June 25, 2022.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ctable style=\"width: 335px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctbody\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"height: 22px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 76px; height: 22px; text-align: left;\"\u003eStyle\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 247px; height: 22px; text-align: left;\"\u003eYei \/ Yei Be Chei\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"height: 22px; text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 76px; height: 22px;\"\u003eWeaver\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 247px; height: 22px;\"\u003eUnknown Navajo\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"height: 22px; text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 76px; height: 22px;\"\u003eDate\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 247px; height: 22px;\"\u003ecirca 1920\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"height: 22px; text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 76px; height: 22px;\"\u003eSize\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 247px; height: 22px;\"\u003e46\" x 80\" : (3'10\" x 6′8″)\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"height: 22px; text-align: left;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 76px; height: 22px;\"\u003eItem #\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 247px; height: 22px;\"\u003eGHT 757\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr style=\"height: 22px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctd colspan=\"2\" style=\"width: 323px; height: 22px; text-align: left;\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/navajorug-com.myshopify.com\/pages\/navajo-yei-holy-people\"\u003eLearn more about Yei and Yei Be Chei weavings\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003c\/tbody\u003e\n\u003c\/table\u003e\n\u003cspan\u003eContact us for more information, pricing or to order – \u003c\/span\u003e\u003ca href=\"mailto:steve@navajorug.com\" target=\"_blank\"\u003esteve@navajorug.com\u003c\/a\u003e\u003cspan\u003e or 520-455-5020 -- We will be glad to help you!\u003c\/span\u003e"}
Yei Be Chei Navajo Weaving : Historic : GHT 757 : 80" x 46" - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery

SOLD - Yei Be Chei Navajo Weaving : Historic : GHT 757 : 46" x 80" : (3'10" x 6'8")

Yei be Chei Navajo Weaving.  All Yei and Yei Be Chei weavings are very special.  We have two pairs of Male and Female Yeis dancing while holding blankets.  There are rainbow bars floating all around them indicating these dancers are surrounded by good luck and prosperity.  A "spirit" line is prominent in this piece.  Woven using all hand-carded,...


More Info
Sold Out
{"id":5773494595,"title":"SOLD - Yei Foxtail Navajo Weaving : Historic : GHT 2168 : 76″ x 43″ : (6'4\" x 3'7\")","handle":"foxtail-yei","description":"\u003cmeta charset=\"utf-8\"\u003e\n\u003cp style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003eYei Be Chei Navajo Sandpainting depicting the Male \u0026amp; Female (Males round head, females square) Yei Be Chei Dancers with feathers, Rainbow Bars and the unusual stylized 1939 date woven in at the bottom.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eMale and female Yeis, male Yeis have foxtails hanging from their waist. The date on the weaving tells us it was probably commissioned for the 1939 World’s Fair, as weaving demonstrations were often part of the World’s Fairs during this time.\u003cbr\u003eIt was not unusual for all Native American Indians to be invited to Fairs, Rodeos, or gatherings around the U.S. to demonstrate their talents, perform dances, and etc.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThe dancers are all wearing Jacla necklaces \u003cem\u003e(highly prized by the Navajo as a symbol of prosperity) \u003c\/em\u003eand medicine bags \u003cem\u003e(the strap coming across their chest)\u003c\/em\u003e.  The floating symbols above and below are called Rainbow Bars.\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eRainbows are a symbol of all good things and happiness to the Navajo. These Yeis are surrounded by Rainbows \u003cem\u003e(lot's of good luck)\u003c\/em\u003e. What is better in life, than a rainbow after a much needed storm in the arid southwest?!  Water gives and renews life!\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThe white curly-q at the bottom left? It might be lightning, the letter R, or the weavers sign.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThe date 1939 would indicate this was a piece commissioned for a special occasion and since the World's Fair was in 1939 we are attributing it to just that.  Also, to back up this assumption there was a contest for weaving at the San Francisco World's Fair (held simultaneously to the NY Worlds Fair).\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eAll hand-carded, hand-spun, and hand-dyed native wool.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp style=\"text-align: center;\"\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp style=\"text-align: center;\"\u003e\u003ciframe src=\"https:\/\/www.youtube.com\/embed\/Sn9BP2AeXJk?rel=0\" frameborder=\"0\" allowfullscreen=\"\"\u003e\u003c\/iframe\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThis weaving was part of the 2016 \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cem data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e\u003cstrong data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eWoven Holy People\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/em\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eexhibit at Nizhoni Ranch Gallery and is on page 15 of the catalog for the show.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eTaking part in the Tucson Desert Art Museum Exhibit Titled: \u003cem\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eSacred Dancers: Ceremonial Navajo Weavings.  \u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/em\u003eDecember 15, 2021 to June 25, 2022.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eCall for special purchase instructions.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ctable style=\"width: 353px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctbody\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 84px;\"\u003eStyle\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 257px;\"\u003eYei \/ Yei Be Chei\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 84px;\"\u003eWeaver\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 257px;\"\u003eUnknown Navajo - Lukachukai area\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 84px;\"\u003eDate\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 257px;\"\u003e1939\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 84px;\"\u003eSize\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 257px;\"\u003e76″ x 43″ (6'4\" x 3'7\")\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 84px;\"\u003eItem #\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 257px;\"\u003eGHT 2168\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd colspan=\"2\" style=\"width: 341px;\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/navajorug-com.myshopify.com\/pages\/navajo-yei-holy-people\"\u003eLearn more about Yei and Yei Be Chei weavings\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003c\/tbody\u003e\n\u003c\/table\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cbr\u003eA unique blend of history, Native American culture and storytelling make these weavings an art like no other.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\u003c\/ul\u003e","published_at":"2016-03-19T14:45:00-07:00","created_at":"2016-03-19T14:48:14-07:00","vendor":"Historic Collection","type":"Yei","tags":["Antique Navajo Rugs","color neutral","medium","Navajo Rugs","Navajo Rugs by Style_Pictorial","Navajo Rugs by Style_Yei \/ Yei Be Chei","no-price-showing","public-product","Size 4 x 6","SOLD","woven-holy-people","yei","Yei Be Chei"],"price":950000,"price_min":950000,"price_max":950000,"available":false,"price_varies":false,"compare_at_price":null,"compare_at_price_min":0,"compare_at_price_max":0,"compare_at_price_varies":false,"variants":[{"id":17753792259,"title":"Default Title","option1":"Default Title","option2":null,"option3":null,"sku":"TDAM - Dec 2021 - July 2022","requires_shipping":true,"taxable":true,"featured_image":null,"available":false,"name":"SOLD - Yei Foxtail Navajo Weaving : Historic : GHT 2168 : 76″ x 43″ : (6'4\" x 3'7\")","public_title":null,"options":["Default Title"],"price":950000,"weight":4536,"compare_at_price":null,"inventory_quantity":0,"inventory_management":"shopify","inventory_policy":"deny","barcode":"Michael Ryan 8.19.2022","requires_selling_plan":false,"selling_plan_allocations":[]}],"images":["\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/26_GHT_2068.jpg?v=1579878266","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/FOXTAIL_YEI_c1939_1.jpg?v=1579878266","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/FOXTAIL_YEI_c1939_2.jpg?v=1579878266","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/FOXTAIL_YEI_c1939_4.jpg?v=1579878267","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/FOXTAIL_YEI_c1939_5.jpg?v=1579878267","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/2168.jpg?v=1579878267","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/1939-Navajo-Yei-Arts-Crafts-600x451.jpg?v=1579878267","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/1939a.jpg?v=1579878267","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/1939b.jpg?v=1579878267"],"featured_image":"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/26_GHT_2068.jpg?v=1579878266","options":["Title"],"media":[{"alt":"Yei Foxtail Navajo Weaving : Historic : GHT 2168 : 76″ x 43″ - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery","id":72268906568,"position":1,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.0,"height":2048,"width":2048,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/26_GHT_2068.jpg?v=1579878266"},"aspect_ratio":1.0,"height":2048,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/26_GHT_2068.jpg?v=1579878266","width":2048},{"alt":"Yei Foxtail Navajo Weaving : Historic : GHT 2168 : 76″ x 43″ - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery","id":72268939336,"position":2,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.333,"height":450,"width":600,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/FOXTAIL_YEI_c1939_1.jpg?v=1579878266"},"aspect_ratio":1.333,"height":450,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/FOXTAIL_YEI_c1939_1.jpg?v=1579878266","width":600},{"alt":"Yei Foxtail Navajo Weaving : Historic : GHT 2168 : 76″ x 43″ - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery","id":72268972104,"position":3,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.333,"height":450,"width":600,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/FOXTAIL_YEI_c1939_2.jpg?v=1579878266"},"aspect_ratio":1.333,"height":450,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/FOXTAIL_YEI_c1939_2.jpg?v=1579878266","width":600},{"alt":"Yei Foxtail Navajo Weaving : Historic : GHT 2168 : 76″ x 43″ - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery","id":72269004872,"position":4,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":0.75,"height":800,"width":600,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/FOXTAIL_YEI_c1939_4.jpg?v=1579878267"},"aspect_ratio":0.75,"height":800,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/FOXTAIL_YEI_c1939_4.jpg?v=1579878267","width":600},{"alt":"Yei Foxtail Navajo Weaving : Historic : GHT 2168 : 76″ x 43″ - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery","id":72269037640,"position":5,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.333,"height":450,"width":600,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/FOXTAIL_YEI_c1939_5.jpg?v=1579878267"},"aspect_ratio":1.333,"height":450,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/FOXTAIL_YEI_c1939_5.jpg?v=1579878267","width":600},{"alt":"Yei Foxtail Navajo Weaving : Historic : GHT 2168 : 76″ x 43″ - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery","id":72269070408,"position":6,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.473,"height":1390,"width":2048,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/2168.jpg?v=1579878267"},"aspect_ratio":1.473,"height":1390,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/2168.jpg?v=1579878267","width":2048},{"alt":"Yei Foxtail Navajo Weaving : Historic : GHT 2168 : 76″ x 43″ - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery","id":72269103176,"position":7,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.33,"height":451,"width":600,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/1939-Navajo-Yei-Arts-Crafts-600x451.jpg?v=1579878267"},"aspect_ratio":1.33,"height":451,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/1939-Navajo-Yei-Arts-Crafts-600x451.jpg?v=1579878267","width":600},{"alt":"Yei Foxtail Navajo Weaving : Historic : GHT 2168 : 76″ x 43″ - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery","id":72269135944,"position":8,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":0.868,"height":1257,"width":1091,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/1939a.jpg?v=1579878267"},"aspect_ratio":0.868,"height":1257,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/1939a.jpg?v=1579878267","width":1091},{"alt":"Yei Foxtail Navajo Weaving : Historic : GHT 2168 : 76″ x 43″ - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery","id":72269168712,"position":9,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":0.988,"height":1251,"width":1236,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/1939b.jpg?v=1579878267"},"aspect_ratio":0.988,"height":1251,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/1207\/9128\/products\/1939b.jpg?v=1579878267","width":1236}],"requires_selling_plan":false,"selling_plan_groups":[],"content":"\u003cmeta charset=\"utf-8\"\u003e\n\u003cp style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003eYei Be Chei Navajo Sandpainting depicting the Male \u0026amp; Female (Males round head, females square) Yei Be Chei Dancers with feathers, Rainbow Bars and the unusual stylized 1939 date woven in at the bottom.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eMale and female Yeis, male Yeis have foxtails hanging from their waist. The date on the weaving tells us it was probably commissioned for the 1939 World’s Fair, as weaving demonstrations were often part of the World’s Fairs during this time.\u003cbr\u003eIt was not unusual for all Native American Indians to be invited to Fairs, Rodeos, or gatherings around the U.S. to demonstrate their talents, perform dances, and etc.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThe dancers are all wearing Jacla necklaces \u003cem\u003e(highly prized by the Navajo as a symbol of prosperity) \u003c\/em\u003eand medicine bags \u003cem\u003e(the strap coming across their chest)\u003c\/em\u003e.  The floating symbols above and below are called Rainbow Bars.\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eRainbows are a symbol of all good things and happiness to the Navajo. These Yeis are surrounded by Rainbows \u003cem\u003e(lot's of good luck)\u003c\/em\u003e. What is better in life, than a rainbow after a much needed storm in the arid southwest?!  Water gives and renews life!\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThe white curly-q at the bottom left? It might be lightning, the letter R, or the weavers sign.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThe date 1939 would indicate this was a piece commissioned for a special occasion and since the World's Fair was in 1939 we are attributing it to just that.  Also, to back up this assumption there was a contest for weaving at the San Francisco World's Fair (held simultaneously to the NY Worlds Fair).\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eAll hand-carded, hand-spun, and hand-dyed native wool.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp style=\"text-align: center;\"\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp style=\"text-align: center;\"\u003e\u003ciframe src=\"https:\/\/www.youtube.com\/embed\/Sn9BP2AeXJk?rel=0\" frameborder=\"0\" allowfullscreen=\"\"\u003e\u003c\/iframe\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThis weaving was part of the 2016 \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cem data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e\u003cstrong data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eWoven Holy People\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/em\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eexhibit at Nizhoni Ranch Gallery and is on page 15 of the catalog for the show.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eTaking part in the Tucson Desert Art Museum Exhibit Titled: \u003cem\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eSacred Dancers: Ceremonial Navajo Weavings.  \u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/em\u003eDecember 15, 2021 to June 25, 2022.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eCall for special purchase instructions.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ctable style=\"width: 353px;\"\u003e\n\u003ctbody\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 84px;\"\u003eStyle\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 257px;\"\u003eYei \/ Yei Be Chei\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 84px;\"\u003eWeaver\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 257px;\"\u003eUnknown Navajo - Lukachukai area\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 84px;\"\u003eDate\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 257px;\"\u003e1939\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 84px;\"\u003eSize\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 257px;\"\u003e76″ x 43″ (6'4\" x 3'7\")\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 84px;\"\u003eItem #\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003ctd style=\"width: 257px;\"\u003eGHT 2168\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003ctr\u003e\n\u003ctd colspan=\"2\" style=\"width: 341px;\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/navajorug-com.myshopify.com\/pages\/navajo-yei-holy-people\"\u003eLearn more about Yei and Yei Be Chei weavings\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/td\u003e\n\u003c\/tr\u003e\n\u003c\/tbody\u003e\n\u003c\/table\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cbr\u003eA unique blend of history, Native American culture and storytelling make these weavings an art like no other.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\u003c\/ul\u003e"}
Yei Foxtail Navajo Weaving : Historic : GHT 2168 : 76″ x 43″ - Getzwiller's Nizhoni Ranch Gallery

SOLD - Yei Foxtail Navajo Weaving : Historic : GHT 2168 : 76″ x 43″ : (6'4" x 3'7")

Yei Be Chei Navajo Sandpainting depicting the Male & Female (Males round head, females square) Yei Be Chei Dancers with feathers, Rainbow Bars and the unusual stylized 1939 date woven in at the bottom. Male and female Yeis, male Yeis have foxtails hanging from their waist. The date on the weaving tells us it was probably commissioned for th...


More Info