Teec Nos Pos eye-dazzler style
Navajo woven textiles originated as clothing, but are most often used today as floor coverings, or hung on walls as decorative objects.
Nomenclature Classification Term
A large woven rug with a diamond pattern with fine, brightly-colored outlines and wide, black border.
De/Do: Navajo woven textiles originated as clothing, but are most often used today as floor coverings, or hung on walls as decorative objects.
Early to mid-20th Century
Wool, natural and synthetic
Hand-woven on a vertical loom
Woven pattern, dyes
Vincent and Elinor Ostrom
MM249.120; CAC#LS-42; OC#226
Southwestern United States
Arizona or New Mexico
Comments Object History
Donated by the estate of Elinor and Vincent Ostrom
This item is from the collections of the Mathers Museum of World Cultures. Please contact the museum for use rights.
This object is from the collections of the Mathers Museum of World Cultures.
“Navajo Rug,” IU Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology Digital Exhibits, accessed December 9, 2022, http://dlib.indiana.edu/omeka/mathers/items/show/803.