Yei Be Chei Dancer : Historic : GHT 2247

Most likely this piece was woven in the Two Grey Hills area of the Navajo reservation.  Showcased in the center of the piece is a Yei Be Chei Dancer. He is wearing a squash blossom necklace.  

The beautiful hooked shapes in the borders of this design show how the Navajo were influenced by the designs seen in oriental rugs.  

This piece was featured in our Woven Holy People exhibit.  You can see the exhibit guide here

Style Yei / Yei Be Chei
Weaver Unknown Navajo
Date circa 1930
Size 5′6″ x 4′1″ (1.68M x 1.25M)
Item # GHT 2247
Learn more about Yei and Yei Be Chei 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!

Read More

Contact for More Info


For pricing or more information please call us at 520-455-5020

Type: Yei


Related Items