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Burntwater Navajo rug.
This is the very first weaving we have received from Kay Lynn Gorman. Does the name sound familiar? It should! She is the daughter of Master Weaver Cara (Gorman) Yazzie and granddaughter of world renown artist R.C. Gorman. Talent runs deep in this family!
Commercial wool, nicely woven, nice pattern design.
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. ...
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 .
This fancy single saddle was woven using native wool and was might have been created for a saddle throw that was used over the saddle, not under it. It has an extremely unusual rounded woven back and S curves, both uncommon and hard to weave.
24″ x 31″
This is a double saddle blanket from the Crystal Area was featured in the Navajo Textiles as Modern Art exhibit held at Nizhoni Ranch Gallery March 11 - June 30 2017. Check out Navajo Textiles as Modern Art catalog on page 28.
The rider would fold it in half under the saddle to provide extra padding and comfort to the horse. The "lazy" or sect...
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.
JB Moore Crystal Storm Navajo rug. The tight weave, the clean and crisp lines are all qualities of this exceptional piece. Striking design - modern art flair.
47″ x 62″ (3'11" x 5'2")
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