Navajo Crystal Rug c. 1910s, 83.5" x 54.25" (T91956C-0419-020)
- Circa: 1910s
- Size: 83.5'' x 54.25''
This weaving is in very good condition. There is minor spotting, and a small area with weft wear near the center. The selvage is good and the corners are intact. The wool is soft and flexible. The warp count is 7, and the weft count is 24, per inch. Acquired from a private collection in Arizona. The owner inherited this item from his grandparents, who owned two Indian stores on reservations; one of them was called Covered Wells Trading Store in Sells, Arizona, and the other was in Phoenix, Arizona. His grandfather had passed away around 1918. His grandmother took over the store at the time, she later passed away in 1950.