Twill Double Saddle Blanket, unknown artist (#76)

Twill Double Saddle Blanket, unknown artist
Twill Double Saddle Blanket, unknown artist
Twill Double Saddle Blanket, unknown artist

Twill Double Saddle Blanket, unknown artist (#76)

 $800.00

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31" x 61"

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This twill-style Navajo saddle blanket weaving was woven in the 1970s and comes to us through a local estate. The rug has been rolled and stored in a cedar chest for years and is in fair condition. This blanket is woven of hand-spun wool with a color palate of both natural blends and aniline dyes. Because of their strength, durability, and comfort, rugs of this style and pattern were once used for saddle blankets. For those same qualities, they are now prized as exceptionally good floor rugs.


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Weaving
After the medicine woman told the people about the prayersticks she told them that there was a place in the underworld where two rivers crossed. It was called ni tqin'kae tsosi, fine fiber cotton (Indian hemp). There were two persons who brought the seed of that plant, they were spiders. They said that the people were to use the plant instead of skins for their clothing. So this seed was planted in the earth? More about this legend

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