RARE Navajo Mountain Way Pictorial Rug c. 1920-30s, 60" x 60" (T5004)
- Circa: 1920-30s
- Size: 60'' x 60''
This weaving is in very good condition. There are no holes or signs of moth grazing. There are no stains, spotting, fading or color run. The selvage is good. The corners and tassels are intact. There is some weft wear along the edges and near the center where the warps peek through. The wool is soft. The warp count is 8, and the weft count is 28, per inch. Acquired from a private collection in Oklahoma. Rare Mountain Way examples with similar themes found in Rebecca Valette's and Jean-Paul Valette's book “Navajo Weavings with Ceremonial Themes,” copyright 2017.