Western Reservation or Chinle Style Rug
Dah'iistł'ó refers to both the process of weaving on a loom, and its products.
Nomenclature Classification Term
Woven rug with serrate diamond designs in bright colors on a cream-colored background.
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 yarns
Hand-woven on a vertical loom
Woven pattern, geometric designs in bright orange using natural or synthetic dyes
Harold W. Jordan
Southwestern United States
United States of America
Donated by Harold W. Jordan
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/806.