Chinle / Nazlini Runner : Historic : GHT 2116

Don't you just love simple and beautiful detailing in a piece?However, first impressions can sometimes be deceiving.  Look at the beauty in the double borders - the red and black swallow-tail border nestled right next to the a brown and cream stair step border. One wouldn't think they would go together until you see them, and they work together perfectly.  

All of the colors in the borders are reflected in the diamond detailing a the points of each of the design points in the patterns of the piece, all which are floating gently on a cream background. This lovely runner was woven in the 1940s by a master weaver using hand-carded, hand-spun, and hand-dyed native wool. 

Navajo weavers, "If you like a piece it's not because you like it, it's because IT has chosen you."

Style Chinle 
Weaver Unknown Navajo
Date circa 1940
Size 56″ x 100″ (1.42M  x 2.54M)
Item # GHT 2116
Learn more about Chinle weavings

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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Type: Chinle

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