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Navajo Man's Wearing Blanket

Auction:
3185B
Lot:
500
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 3185B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 01, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Navajo Man's Wearing Blanket, last quarter 19th century, woven in a third phase pattern, with serrated lattice pattern filled with stripes and cross devices on black background, woven with natural and synthetic dyed homespun wool, 44 x 55 in.

Provenance: A private New York collection.
Estimate $2,500-3,500

In good condition; velcro band sewn onto one edge; some minor stitched repairs along the edge


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Arizona, Indigenous textile art of the Americas, Islamic art, Islamic culture, Navajo, New Mexico, Western United States

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