Zuni Moki Child's Blanket : Historic : GHT 2287

Zuni Child's blanket.  This is one is special !!  

   Woven with many, many different yarns. This one tells a story! 

This Zuni weaver, used whatever type of material available to him.  There is grey wool only available in the Zuni area. He also used 3 ply Saxony, Bayetta and raveled flannel.  In some of the stripes he wove with native wool that was hand dyed with green and  blue indigo, the very dark brown/black is also natural wool color.   

The warp that shows through in a few places is grey, brown, white, and red.  

Woven in the 1860s  this classic blanket is child size.  

Style Wearables: Manta, Serape
Weaver Unknown Navajo
Date circa 1860s
Size 3'6″ x 4'3″ 
Item # GHT 2287
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A unique blend of history, Native American culture and storytelling make these weavings an art like no other.

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Type: Serape

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