Two Grey Hills style Rug
Dah'iistł'ó refers to both the process of weaving on a loom, and its products.
Nomenclature Classification Term
Woven rug with grey stepped diamonds outlined in black and white.
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, synthetic yarns
Woven on a vertical loom
Woven pattern with dark border, dominated by stepped diamonds. Diamond pattern is outlined in black and white, with crosses, diamonds and chevrons at the center of each grey diamond.
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 item 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/836.