Bistie Double Saddle Blanket Navajo Weaving : Historic : GHT 2259
Rare Bistie Style Double Saddle Blanket with some natural dyes. Attributed to Daisy Shorty. From the personal Getzwiller Collection. Hand-carded, hand-spun, hand-dyed wool.
Bistie translates to Badlands by the Navajo. This design was recently recognized as its own distinctive style. It's characterized as having a strong central pattern and multiple borders. As with the Teec Nos Pos rugs, there is a recognizable oriental influence.