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Collector:
Mrs. Marjorie M. Post  Search this
Donor Name:
Mrs. Marjorie M. Post  Search this
Culture:
Navajo (DinĂ©)  Search this
Object Type:
Rug
Place:
Two Grey Hills, San Juan County, New Mexico, United States, North America
Accession Date:
16 Jun 1981
Collection Date:
1975
Notes:
From card: "Sandpainting design; depicts whirling logs pattern of the Night Chant [Nightway]; on beige background; done by the Klaw family (?); mid-1920's - 40's; Beige wool is belly wool from brown sheep. Good quality piece. Loaned to Hillwoood 12-15-82."
Illus. Fig. 3.2.13, p. 108 in Valette, Rebecca M. 2017. Navajo Weavings With Ceremonial Themes: a historical overview of a secular art form. [S.l.]: Schiffer Publishing. Caption: "Whirling Logs ... , c. 1923. Handspun, 65" x 69"."
Record Last Modified:
11 Sep 2017
Specimen Count:
1
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
318782
USNM Number:
E418935A-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3de49f9f7-cdf1-4d3f-bbd8-3055407f8c3d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8451156