Germantown Single Saddle Blanket : Historic : GHT 2062

Look at this vibrant saddle blanket!  This colorful and fancy piece was woven using Germantown dyed wool.  However, the white/ cream colored wool, is hand-spun native wool.  

The fringe which accessorizes the back edge of the blanket indicates that this was a Sunday blanket, or one used on special occasions as the fringe could be easily worn away from the saddle rubbing on it.  

This is a "single" blanket style and would have lain fully flat on the back of the horse - bareback or under a saddle. Today, it would look as it stunning adorned a wall, a table, or as a small area rug.

Style Saddle Blankets
Weaver Unknown Navajo
Date circa 1900-1910
Size 28″ x 26″ (.711M x 66M)
Item # GHT 2062
Learn more about Navajo woven Saddle Blankets

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!

For more information, pricing, and ordering please contact us. It would be our pleasure to help you!

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