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.

Style Bistie
Weaver Unknown Navajo
Date 1930s
Size 43" x 58" (3'7" x 4'10")
Item # GHT 2259
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Type: Bistie


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