Sandpainting Tapestry

A work made of wool, dovetail and single interlocking tapestry weave; edges finished with three strand weft twining with four knotted corner tassels.

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  • A work made of wool, dovetail and single interlocking tapestry weave; edges finished with three strand weft twining with four knotted corner tassels.

Date:

c. 1925

Artist:

Hosteen Klah (1867–1937)
Navajo (Diné)
Arizona, United States

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Artist

Hosteen Klah

Title

Sandpainting Tapestry

Origin

Arizona

Date

1915–1935

Medium

Wool, dovetail and single interlocking tapestry weave; edges finished with three strand weft twining with four knotted corner tassels

Dimensions

172.2 × 160.8 cm (67 3/4 × 63 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Ada Turnbull Hertle Endowment

Reference Number

2002.299

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