Dah'iistł'ó refers to both the process of weaving on a loom, and its products.
Nomenclature Classification Term
Hand-woven rug with red and black zig-zags that cross diagonally on a beige 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 and dyes
Hand-woven on a vertical loom
Woven pattern, synthetic dyes
Harold W. Jordan
Southwestern United States
United States of America
Comments Object History
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.