3’ x 4’ 7” Native American Navajo Rug in Eye Dazzler Pattern in Pale Purple, Brown, Black Colors from the SW United States from the 2nd 1900s. This Navajo rug is in a geometric design consisting of two columns of interwoven diamonds and depending on where one looks it varies. There are rows of different size diamond forms in beautiful natural color tones including red, ivory, gray, and black framed by a zigzag border. Navajo rugs are generally flat woven with wool for the body of the rug and usually cotton foundation. Navajo weavers use natural organic dyes that are available around their tribal land. The Navajo rugs have geometric designs and the design and symbols have religious and cultural meanings.
- Dimensions: 3’ x 4’ 7”
- Date of Manufacture: 2nd Quarter of the 1900s
- Place of Origin: SW United States
- Material: Wool pile on a cotton foundation with natural vegetable dyes
- Condition: Excellent