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3rd Phase Chief Navajo blanket. This captivating 3rd Phase Navajo Chief Blanket is done in a Red Mesa/ Teec Nos Pos Pictorial Style. The colors in this piece are brown, black, white, red, and indigo/purple. They work well together to make this vibrant piece come alive.
Crystal Navajo rug for sale.
This one has great art. It is extremely well woven with Lincoln wool, with a slight caveat, the rug itself is square, but the pictorial element is slightly wonky. The weaver was weaving under primitive conditions, maybe on a slight incline. so her design looked straight to her. We'll never know.
All natural wool ...
Antique Crystal Navajo rug in greys, red and black. J.B. Moore, trader in the Crystal area during the 1890's -1910's encouraged Navajo weavers to create tightly woven rugs for the eastern United States trade. This is a fine example.
Hand carded, hand spun native wool. The red is aniline dyed.
Crystal, very finely woven. The bright red is perfectly complemented by the dark brown, cream and gray zig-zags, all of which are framed by a gorgeous naturally variegated gray/light tan background.
40″ x 62″ (3'4" x 5'2")
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Crystal JB Moore Navajo rug. This weaving used plate XXI, a beautiful adaptation of a JB Moore- Crystal weaving. Tightly woven with hand spun, hand carded native wool. The variegation in the browns is incredible. The red is aniline dyes which was hand dyed by the weaver.
116″ x 58″ ...
Old Style Crystal Navajo Rug from the 1920s.
Wonderful repeating pattern with spent arrows. The four sided border was encouraged by Navajo traders as a design choice to be marketed to the eastern market.
Hand carded, hand spun and hand dyed with aniline red dye. This Navajo rug was woven with Lincoln Wool.
Teec Nos Pos
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...
Crystal Navajo Rug. This is a piece for those who love Art Deco, Navajo Weaving, or Greek designs. This piece was woven in the 1920s and is testament to exquisite craftsmanship! It is very well woven.
The large outer border is done in interlocking hooks in black and white and surrounds a quiet pool of natural brown and then we have a refined ...
Double Navajo Saddle Blanket for sale.
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 w...
Navajo double saddle blanket with a very graphic design. Hand carded, hand spun and hand dyed native wool. The more you inspect this piece, the more beautiful it becomes, with it's highly variegated brown wool field.
From the Crystal area. This Navajo rug has all natural wool except red and black which are over dyed. JB Moore design eleme...
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...
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...
JB Moore Crystal Navajo Rug. JB Moore's Crystal Trading Post can be attributed to many beautiful Navajo weaving designs. When you look through the JB Moore Navajo Weaving catalogs that he published in 1903 and 1911 you can see bits and pieces of several design elements which have been incorporated into this incredible work of art.
Crystal JB Moore Navajo Rug. The artisan behind this beautiful piece must have liked the impression given by JB Moore's plate XXX, as they took the dramatic design elements and adapted them to create this impressive work of art.
The colors in this piece work so well together. The lovely bright red lights the fire on this piece and enables the...
Crystal JB Moore Navajo Rug. Circa 1915-1920s, in MINT condition! Similar to a JB Moore Crystal Plate XXIII in JB Moore 1911 Catalog. The Master weaver of this piece modified the original plate and added beautiful interwoven X's in each of the corners. Each plate was used as a guide and the artist would add elements to make it their own. W...
Antique Crystal/ JB Moore Navajo Rug for sale.
JB Moore and other Traders on the reservation were responsible for helping to define regional styles of weaving. JB Moore printed a catalog in 1903 and 1911 of rugs in which people back East could purchase. Over the years, those designs influenced weavers to create weavings using elements of the d...
JB Moore Navajo rug. JB Moore's Crystal Trading Post can be attributed to many beautiful Navajo weaving designs. When you look through the JB Moore Navajo Weaving catalogs that he published in 1903 and 1911 you can see bits and pieces of several design elements which have been incorporated into this incredible work of art.
Hand carded, hand ...
JB Moore Crystal Navajo rug. This Navajo weaving was created using aniline dyes, and is hand carded, hand spun Native wool.
This weaving uses numerous JB Moore plates for inspiration. See the photos, left to right. Plate III : The arrow border Plate VII: Two rows of diamondsPlate XXV: The hook element. Plate XXX: The whirling logs in the cor...
JB Moore Crystal Navajo rug. Beautifully woven with many Spider woman crosses, all natural Crystal with hints of JB Moore plate IV styling. This Navajo rug was created using hand carded, hand spun and all natural native wool.
JB Moore and other Traders on the reservation were responsible for helping to define regional styles of weaving. JB...
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.
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″ (2' x 2'7")
JB Moore Crystal
JB Moore Crystal Navajo rug is woven using Aniline dyes, hand carded, hand spun, native wool.
Interesting history on this piece. It is unusual to learn some of the back story of the life of a weaving. A very special dog was using it as a dog blanket in his dog house. He must of loved it too as it is in excellent condition. Yes, it has been...
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 rug. Take a look at this beautiful Teec Nos Pos from the 1920s. Woven with Lincoln wool, hand carded, hand spun with aniline dyes. Subtle and wonderfully tight. Hero Twin imagery, with the great star design.
Teec Nos Pos
43" x 100" : (3'7"x 8'4")