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GH is very well known for her Horse Pictorials. This one sports two in a race. Complete with Spiderwoman Crosses. 100% hand-dyed, custom spun Churro wool. This weaving is part of our Exclusive Churro Collection.
31" x 44"
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Germantown throw for sale with Masonic imagery.
Germantown yarn (from Germantown Pennsylvania area) was first introduced to the Navajo at Bosque Redondo, so the weavers would have material to weave their highly prized rugs. The Navajo were allowed to return to their ancestral land in 1868, where the weavers continued to use the popular Germant...
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 ...
Twill single Navajo Saddle Blanket. Hand carded, hand spun native wool and with aniline dyes. Tassels are commercial wool. Circa 1970's. From the Selina Springs area.
Twill design is difficult and rarely woven today. This blanket has yet to grace a horses back. Will look great on a wall, couch, floor, table top or one special horse.
Hand carded, hand spun native wool and with aniline dyes. Circa 1970's. From the Selina Springs area.
Double Twill Navajo Saddle blanket. Twill design is difficult and rarely woven today. This blanket has yet to grace a horses back. Will look great on a wall, couch, floor, table top or one special horse.
Extra thick weave. Would be great ...
Navajo transitional rug. Hand carded, hand spun, hand dyed native wool with natural wool colors and aniline dyes. The size of this rug, symbols and the honest wear leads us to believe this weaving may have been used as a ceremonial rug. It is in good condition with minor restoration.
The powerful Navajo symbols of snakes and whirling log add...
Custom Navajo Single Saddle Blanket woven using beautiful hand carded, hand spun native wool. This weaving is unusual. Based on the letters woven into the blanket, we've come to call it the "mc squared" as in E = mc2.
It could very well be initials of the owner - occasionally weavers would accidentally or intentionally superimpose a letter. ...
Germantown Yei be Chei Navajo weaving. This pair is more like fraternal twins with a slight difference size/color.
About 30 years ago Steve found the 1st of this set of Germantown weavings and was thrilled when he found a second Germantown Yei be Chei-- 15 years later.
What make it so remarkable is the weavings are Germantown and were woven ...
Red Mesa Navajo Rug for sale.
Malinda Nez has sent a nice rug, perfect for a table top or a small wall space. We are calling it a Red Mesa even though it does not have the signature highlights.
26.5" x 23"
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Antique Navajo Saddle Blanket for sale. Eye Dazzler design, transitional. Indigo blue, merino wool.
Currently on loan to the Booth Museum in Cartersville GA until 2023. For purchasing options, please call us at 520-455-5020.
33" x 29"
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Woven by the daughter of Mae Jean Chester, Gabrielle brings what all things are great about Navajo woven art.
56" x 20"
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Native American Pictorial weaving from the 1990's. This small Many Farms Pictorial Navajo weaving has been a favorite of Steve's. It is tightly woven by an unknown Navajo weaver. Part of the Pictorial show it is in the catalog Painting With Wool : Navajo Pictorial Weavings.
"There's a place where eagles speak, and the sunrise slides from pea...
Ganado Navajo rug, deep red with black and white highlights, that is centered around the natural brown/grey wool. Helen Peshlakai from the Nazlini area of the Navajo nation wove this abetween 2000 - 2010.
30″ x 46"
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Miniature Navajo Chief Blanket Triptych Tapestry (try saying that 3 times fast!!)
Navajo Weaver Matilda Yazzie Bia has won many awards in the miniature category including Best in Category.6" x 5″Sold as a set.Miniature tapestries are unique in Navajo weaving – since the early 1970’s they have been woven by just a few extended families from The ...
Hand carded, hand spun and hand dyed Navajo Double Saddle Blanket, circa 1970-1980.
During the late 1970's through the 1980's Steve would travel the Navajo Reservation taking two weeks to visit all the trading posts. One of his favorites was Salina Springs Trading post run by Dave Murray. Steve would stop and pick up saddle blankets that cau...
Hand carded, hand spun and hand dyed Navajo Single Saddle Blanket, circa 1970-1980.
During the late 1970's through the 1980's Steve would travel the Navajo Reservation taking two weeks to visit all the trading posts. One of his favorites was Salina Springs Trading post run by Dave Murray. Steve would stop and pick up saddle blankets that caug...
Wide Ruin Navajo rug. This Wide Ruin Navajo rug is tightly woven with natural hand dyed wool.
Lillian Joe is known for her tight weave. Look at the one she just brought us! It was great spending time with her here at the gallery along with her weaver daughter Elvie Van Winkle. Great multi-generational weaving family.
Pictorial Navajo weaving. Navajo weavers sometimes just want to have fun! And this weaving sure is!It's complete with bows, arrows and feathers. Lusandra Williams pictorial weaving even includes war paint! And this fun contemporary pictorial shows the whimsy of the past.
The one above is from the 1940s and most likely was woven in the Mon...
Single Navajo Saddle Blanket. The weaver hand-carded, hand-spun and hand dyed mohair wool. Rainbow bars are orange, red and lime green with a hint of natural grey wool. Orange animal figures might be horses.
This weaving has been in Steve's personal collection for a long time.
Pictorial Navajo weaving. 2 in 1 pictorial weaving of a Navajo farm.
Ella Begay is from the Sweetwater area of the Navajo Reservation. She is a popular pictorial weaver. Navajo Pictorials can be influenced by anything and everything that has touched the weaver.
1'3" x 1'5"
Navajo Single Saddle Blanket. Some saddle blankets were woven to be used only on special occasions. They were known as Sunday Saddle Blankets. This one is extra fancy with Germantown fringe. This saddle blanket was part of the Desert Caballeros Western Museum exhibit - Ride Through History: Saddles that Shaped the West.
Miniature TapestryGanadoNavajo Weaver Matilda Yazzie Bia8" x 10"
Miniature tapestries are unique in Navajo weaving – since the early 1970’s they have been woven by just a few extended families from The Sawmill/White Clay area of the Navajo reservation. They have evolved into their own distinctive type of Navajo weaving collectible.
Single Navajo Saddle Blanket was woven in 1920 using hand carded, hand spun and hand dyed Lincoln wool with aniline dyes and a natural tan field. It has a classic fretwork/Teec Nos Pos border, with a warp fringe finish which is typically seen on earlier weavings.
This beautiful piece was featured in the Navajo Textiles as Modern Art exhibit hel...
Fancy Single Navajo Saddle Blanket. Currently on loan to the Booth Western Art Museum in Cartersville GA until 2023. Some saddle blankets were woven to be used only on special occasions. They were known as Sunday Saddle Blankets, and this one is extra fancy.
Used for special occasions to throw over the saddle, not under it. The weaver of th...
Navajo Sandpainting of Spider Rock in Canyon de Chelly with Yei be Cheis has left the loom!
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 weav...
Teec Nos Pos Single Navajo Saddle Blanket. Currently on loan to the Booth Museum in Cartersville GA. Woven for a Navajo saddle to be used as a saddle throw, adorning the top of the saddle for extra padding and show. The designs in this piece tell us it's from the Teec Nos Pos area of the reservation.
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...
Navajo Pictorial weavings often feature things seen in everyday Navajo life. In this case, a semi-trailer carrying that iconic beer would undoubtedly be seen travelling across the reservation.
This small weaving by JoAnne Begay of the Sweet Water area measures 2' x 16" and would look great in any man-cave.
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...
Navajo Sandpainting Weaving. This is a beautiful sandpainting weaving featuring Mother Earth (on the left) and Father Sky (on the right) from the Shooting way chant. The bottom figures depict the Great Figures. Horns of power appear on their heads, The masks are outlined in red to indicate the life and power within.
At the top of the weaving ...