Yeibechai/ Farmington-Shiprock Yei Style
Dah'iistł'ó refers to both the process of weaving on a loom, and its products.
Nomenclature Classification Term
Woven rug featuring pictorial decoration including six figures and various colored dyes
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 and synthetic yarns
Hand-woven on a vertical loom
Woven pattern (pictorial), brightly colored dyes
Navajo Reservation in Southwest United States
United States of America
Comments Object History
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/805.