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Crystal Navajo rug. This lovely weaving is from the 1920 and has a unique Arts & Crafts style. The change up of the red coloring is original to the piece and woven this way intentionally. We can only guess at the reasons. It may have been an intentional change so as the weaving would not be perfect.
Woven with hand carded, hand dyed Li...
This custom double saddle blanket pictorial was woven with hand carded, hand spun native wool. The wool is especially nice with wonderful variegation. Featuring a heart border and the letters I TX, we loving refer to this weaving as the "I Heart Texas" blanket. There are also the initials JW. Likely woven for a rancher or perhaps a very fa...
Double Navajo Saddle Blanket. This custom double saddle blanket is woven with hand carded, hand spun native wool with the white and blue is mohair wool. Look closely for the green in the corners. The initial RKJ was woven into the weaving. Likely woven for a rancher or family member. The initials make this piece unique - a piece of history...
Antique Navajo Double Saddle Blanket for sale. Woven from Merino wool all hand carded and hand spun. The re-carded red and white were woven together to create the lighter sections of this blanket. Aniline dyes. The proportions suggest that the saddle blanket was woven for a Navajo saddle.
The corner tassels are plied yarn .
Pictorial Navajo weavings often depict scenes from everyday life, or times past. In this scene we see mountains at the top. Horses and sheep have been vital to the survival of the Navajo. The wagons tell us this is a scene from around the 1800s.
The weaver is from the Many Farms area of the Navajo Reservation.
Pictorial - Learn m...
Nightway Sandpainting with a folk art feel. Wonderful detail featuring a Yei, patient and Mediccine man. The patient is wrapped in a blanket and looks to be dancing.
Hand-carded, hand-spun, and hand-dyed native wool was used. Beautiful variegated brown/gray background wool. exquisite!
This weaving was part of the 2016 Woven Holy People exh...
Navajo Sandpainting of Spider Rock in Canyon de Chelly with Guardian Yei Be Chei.
Helene started this monumental weaving in 2017 but joined the work force and didn't have the opportunity to further work on her weaving. After completing just 10 inches this wonderful rug sat idle for 2 years.
Luckily the Nez family has many fine weavers. Olde...
Teec Nos Pos
Pictorial Navajo textile woven in the Teec Nos Pos area. Are you or do you know a Mason? If so, this might be the perfect gift you've been searching for. Hand-carded, hand-spun, and hand-dyed native wool, some natural dyes. Exceptionally well woven!
Possibly a special commission piece or woven for vacationing Shriners who visited the Grand ...
Teec Nos Pos Navajo weaving. Are you or do you know a Freemason? If so, this might be just the perfect gift you've been searching for. This Teec Nos Pos Pictorial is very handsome. The hand carded brown background has been mixed very well. The green and orange colors are from vegetal dyes.
Originally woven for Shriners who visited the South...