Yei Navajo Weaving : Sandra Chischilly : 3286

This lovely Yei piece was woven by Sandra Chischilly of the Lukachukai area. Sandra is known for her beautiful Yei weavings. 

Yei weavings depict dancers from healing ceremonies.  In this piece we see the rainbow yei guarding the dancers on three sides. The dancers are female as indicated by the square heads.  Each dancer holds streamers of feathers, and is wearing turquoise necklaces and belts. There are eagle feathers at their feet that serve as added protection. The stalk of corn is significant as corn is life to the Navajo. This piece is filled with color and life. 

Style Yei / Yei Be Chei
Weaver Sandra Chischilly
Date 2016
Size 48″ x 34″(1.29M x .86M)
Item # 3286
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A unique blend of history, Native American culture and storytelling make these weavings an art like no other.

To be showcased on your walls or grace your floors, this functional heirloom is one-of-a-kind piece of history that took 100's of hours to create and will last many lifetimes. We'd love to tell you more about it! 

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Type: Yei

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