Teec Nos Pos Style Rug
Dah'iistł'ó refers to both the process of weaving on a loom, and its products.
Nomenclature Classification Term
Woven rug with dense geometric decoration and wide border.
Do/De: 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-Twentieth Century
Wool, natural and synthetic yarns
Hand woven on a vertical loom
Woven pattern, dense and colorful geometric design, natural and synthetic dyes
Vincent and Elinor Ostrom
MM249.038, CAC#LR-034, OC#158
Southwestern United States
United States of America
Comments Object History
Donated by the estate of Elinor and Vincent Ostrom
Catalogued by Emily Condon and Arisa Shibagaki in 2013
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/808.