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Museum number:
2-43815
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21020043815
Accession number:
Acc.2311
Object count:
1
Description:
Wool; brown outer border; white field with 10 grey and brown outlined red Roman crosses; zigzags and geometric designs in red, black, grey and orange; good quality weave and design, but poor quality red and orange dyes; probably 2 deliberate errors in design. The cross design is known as "Spider Woman Cross.
Donor:
Stuart C. Way
Collection place:
Crystal, San Juan County, New Mexico
Verbatim coll. place:
New Mexico; San Juan; Crystal
Culture or time period:
Navajo
Collector:
Stuart C. Way
Collection date:
unknown
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
4.1 Dwellings and Furnishings
Production date:
ca. 1915
Accession date:
1967
Department:
Cat. 2 - North America (except Mexico and Central America)
Dimensions:
length 178 centimeters and width 126 centimeters
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