Navajo woven textiles
Dah'iistł'ó refers to both the process of weaving on a loom, and its products.
Nomenclature Classification Term
Rugs and blankets hand-woven on a vertical loom by Navajo women.
Do/De: Navajo woven textiles originated as clothing, but are most often used today as floor coverings, or hung on walls as decorative objects.
Wool, natural and synthetic
Woven pattern, dye, tassels, fringe
Southwestern United States
Arizona, New Mexico
United States of America
- IUMAA Mathers Ethnographic Collection
- Navajo Weaving