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2 edition of Navajo rugs of the Crystal and two Gray Hills type found in the catalog.

Navajo rugs of the Crystal and two Gray Hills type

Mera, H. P.

Navajo rugs of the Crystal and two Gray Hills type

by Mera, H. P.

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Published by Laboratory of Anthropology in Santa Fe, N.M .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indian textile fabrics -- Southwest, New,
  • Navajo Indians,
  • Navajo textile fabrics,
  • Rugs

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby H.P. Mera
    SeriesGeneral series, Bulletin / Laboratory of Anthropology -- no. 10, General series (Laboratory of Anthropology (Museum of New Mexico)) -- no. 10
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE98.T35 M414
    The Physical Object
    Pagination13, [2] p. :
    Number of Pages13
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16945800M
    LC Control Number40008519

    s Navajo Tribal Kilim with geometric design in Marigold, grey and black rug M, country of origin / type: America / Navajo, circa This intriguing antique Navajo Kil Category Midth Century American Navajo Furniture. A scarce, indispensable history of Navajo weaving describing a variety of blankets incl'g Chief, Slave, Classic period, Pictorial, Banded Background, Wedge Weave, Serrate, Zoning, Tisnasbas (or Outline), Twilled, Cloth Strip, Crystal, Two Gray Hills, and Chinlee as well as shawls, saddle blankets and covers. Seller Inventory #

    Antique Navajo Crystal Rug with Serrated Diamond 45" x 26" cs. $ Free shipping. Navajo Two Gray Hills Rug with Fine Weave css 58" x 39" $2, Free shipping. Navajo Rug Chinle Classic Revival cs by Mrs. John Dan of Sweetwater. Huge Comic Book Lot, Navajo Rugs & Textiles Now,Seller Rating: % positive. Two Grey Hills. This rug design comes from a trading post called Two Grey Hills. There are “spirit lines” that act as accents around the borders of these rugs. Chief Weaving. The final type of Navajo rug design is one that was offered to Navajo chiefs. These were made using the highest quality threads available. Tashia Hart is a.

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Two Gray Hills Navajo Wool Runner or Mini Rug, c. 's navajo rug/antique Navajo rug/navajo rugs/two grey hills/s Navajo rug/transitional Navajo rug/wall hanging/Native American Navajo Rug, Crystal Period GeronimosCollection. 5 out of 5 stars () $ FREE. Get the best deals on Navajo Rugs & Textiles () VINTAGE ALL NATURAL NAVAJO INDIAN RUG CRYSTAL TRADING POST AREA - MINT COND.

$ LARGE TWO HILLS ANTIQUE NATIVE AMERICAN NAVAJO INDIAN HAND WOVEN RUG 45" x 60" $ +$ shipping. Vintage Book Navajo Rugs - Past, Present & Future - by Gilbert S. Maxwell Reference Book 20 Color Plates 72 Pages Native American Crafts AletaFordBakerDesign 5 out of 5 stars (1,) $ Favorite. Navajo rugs and blankets (Navajo: diyogí) are textiles produced by Navajo people of the Four Corners area of the United textiles are highly regarded and have been sought after as trade items for over years.

Commercial production of handwoven blankets and rugs has been an important element of the Navajo economy.

As one expert expresses it, "Classic Navajo serapes at their. 26 Jun - Examples of Navajo rugs, mostly in the Two Grey Hills or Teec Nos Pos pattern styles.

See more ideas about Native american rugs, Navajo rugs and Rugs pins. Hi love your website have learned quiet a bit from it. Our family lived in the late 70s around the Church Rock area. My parents bought a few rugs from a trading post near what is now know as “Legacy Park” and from a Navajo family that did weaving, and raised the sheep and lived in a hagon.

The Navajo (/ ˈ n æ v. h oʊ, ˈ n ɑː-/; British English: Navaho; Navajo: Diné or Naabeehó) are a Native American people of the Southwestern United States.

At more thanenrolled tribal members as ofthe Navajo Nation is the second-largest federally recognized tribe in the U.S. (the Cherokee Nation being the largest) and has the largest reservation in the country. Native American sand paintings are an integral part in Navajo healing ceremonies.

Medicine men must learn all of the incredibly detailed aspects of the sandpainting; the holy images, their placement, exact colors, and accompanying guardians in addition to all of the proper songs, prayer offerings, rituals and sequence of events.

Navajo women believe the art of weaving was taught by Spider Woman, who constructed a loom according to directions given by the Holy People. Today, distinct styles of rugs identify designs woven in different regions: Two Gray Hills, Ganado, Teec Nos Pos, and Crystal--all famous world-wide.

For pictures: Two Grey Hills Trading Post of authentic Navajo rugs, est. ; Crystal style rugs are done in both bordered designs with centrally radiating geometrics and horizontal bands with geometric patterns in some of the bands. Teec Nos Pos style rugs excel in intricate geometrics.

There is a strong Persian rug influence in the designs. Get this from a library. H.L. James's rugs and posts: the story of Navajo weaving and Indian trading. [H L James] -- Looks at the history of the Navajo and their rugs, describes how the rugs are made, and discusses the influence of trading posts.

- Explore cthomaswr's board "Indian Blankets and Rugs", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Indian blankets, Native american art and Native american pins. Lapidary Experts The Zuni Tribe is located 34 miles south of Gallup, New Mexico and has o tribal members. Zuni silversmiths are known for having perfected the art of lapidary, producing some of the finest inlay jewelry in the southwest.

Other styles made famous by. Spinning: is all done by hand using a simple devise; a stick of 20 inches with a disk. Dyeing: of the wool is with natural vegetables dyes. Weaving: on a vertical loom is usually a basket weave type; the weft (horizontal thread) is pounded down with wooden combs.

Producing a high quality Navajo blanket is extremely labor intensive. A labor estimates from ’s to create a 3x5 foot vegetal. The term "regional" as applied to Navajo rugs denotes an association with certain geographic locations on the reserva-tion (fig.

Three of the centers are located in New Mexico; Shiprock, Two Gray Hills and Crystal, with the remaining six situated in Arizona; Teec Nos Pos, Lukachukai, Chinle.

In fact the “two gray hills” are actual landmarks near the trading post, but are not depicted in any of the rugs from this area. The Two Gray Hills fabric is a bordered rug (usually in black), utilizing natural wool tones of blended white, brown, and black.

With the exception of. 2 Jun - Explore punk_and_junk's board "NAVAJO CRYSTAL" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Navajo, Navajo rugs and Native american rugs pins. REGIONAL STYLE PERIOD OF NAVAJO WEAVING HISTORY to Present. Designs early in this period were associated with the area in which they were made.

These included Ganado, Two Grey Hills, Teec Nos Pos, Chinle, new Crystal, Wide Ruins, and others.The Navajo (/ n æ v. ə. h oʊ /; British English: Navaho, Navajo: Diné or Naabeehó) are a Native American people of the Southwestern United Navajo people are politically divided between two federally recognized tribes, the Navajo Nation and the Colorado River Indian Tribes.

At more thanenrolled tribal members as ofthe Navajo Nation is the second largest.Navajo rug vintage circa s from the Crystal Trading Post (J.B.

Moore) at Crystal, New Mexico. Pictorial elements include feathers and arrows. Woven of native hand-spun wool in na.