LOT 274 Navajo Transitional Blanket c. 1890s, 67.5" x 51.5" (T5336)
- Circa: 1890s
- Size: 67.5'' x 51.5''
This item is reserved for an online auction on Sunday, July 26, 2020 at 10:00 am PDT via LiveAuctioneers.com and will last approximately 2 hours. This auction is listed under Mark Sublette Medicine Man Gallery & Auction. To participate, please create your account on LiveAuctioneers.com and click on our auction preview to sign up for approval in advance. This will be a computer timed online auction, so be sure to create your account as soon as possible. Once your account is approved, you may leave absentee bids on items through LiveAuctioneers.com. Winning bids, please allow 1-3 weeks handling time. Starting price for this item is $800. Low Estimate $1,500. High estimate $2,000. If you have any questions about this lot, please feel free to call us or email. This weaving is in good condition. There is edge wear and weft wear, allowing some warps to peek through. There are two holes measuring 0.125" diameter each, two holes measuring 0.25" diameter each, and one hole measuring 0.25" diameter along a lazy line. Another 0.125" diameter hole is surrounded by a 2" x 3" area of superficial residue. There is another 1" x 1" area of superficial residue. There are a few minor areas of color run where the red-orange color runs into the border of the white area, only 0.25" wide. The wool is soft and flexible. Please review the images. The warp count is 6, and the weft count is 10, per inch. Acquired from a private collection in Arizona.