05-15-2010 05-15-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2506 Boston
May 15, 2010 10:00 AMCalender

Southwest Late Classic Moki Blanket

Auction: American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2506 Location: Boston Date / Time: May 15, 2010 10:00AM


Southwest Late Classic Moki Blanket, Navajo, woven with commercial and hand-spun yarns in a banded pattern with diagonal striped and ticked bands on a dark striped background, colors include indigo blue, natural white, and dark brown, two shades of raveled red, one with a mixture of lac and cochineal, the other synthetic, (some restoration), 64 x 48 in.

Provenance: The Fred Harvey Collection, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, Missouri.
Estimate $6,000-8,000


Kansas City, Missouri, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art