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Southwest "Moki"-style Weaving

Auction:
2237
Lot:
615
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$14,688$12,500

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2237
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 22, 2004 10:00AM

Description:

Southwest "Moki"-style Weaving, Navajo, last quarter 19th century, Germantown wool woven in a variant "third phase" Chief's pattern, (minor discoloration on one side), 72 1/2 x 64 1/2 in.
Provenance: Charles Sanger Mellen, President of the Hartford-New Haven Railroad, early 20th century.
Estimate $15,000-20,000

Keywords

Southwest, Germantown, Charles Sanger Mellen, President , Navajo Nation, Navajo people, Navajo tribe, Rail transport in the United States, Weaving

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