"Hubbell Revival" Ganado style Rug
Dah'iistł'ó refers to both the process of weaving on a loom, and its products.
Nomenclature Classification Term
Woven rug in red, black, and grey with a central checkered pattern, and horizontal bands of diagonal striping above and below the checkered field.
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, bayeta, synthetic yarns or dyes
Hand woven on a vertical loom
Grey woven rug with horizontal patterned bands of decoration in red, black and white. The central design area is checkered with serrate diamonds in red and black. Elsewhere, there are bands of diagonal stripes and white chevrons.
Donated by Abby Mathers Wodock
Southwestern United States
United States of America
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/827.