Circa 1925 Sandpainting Rug BEW 1101

Size: 71″ X 67″ Description & Condition: Navajo circa 1925. This rug is similar to a Sandpainting rug on page 163 of the book, “Navajo Weavings With Ceremonial Themes” The Sandpaining on which the rug in the book is based on is known as the Whirling Logs. That rug was made during the Sixth day of […]

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Navajo 1920s Sandpainting Rug BEW 1100

Size: 107″ X 79″ Description & Condition: Navajo 1920s Sandpainting rug. As referenced in the book, “Navajo Weavings With Ceremonial Themes – A Historical Overview of a Secular Art Form” (page 123), this Sandpaining was most likely based on a chant in a Mountainway performance near Gallup, New Mexico in the early 1880s.  An account […]

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Native American Yokut Gambling Tray Circa 1900 Bew#869

Size: 18 1/4″ wide x 2″ tall. U.S. dollar bill provided for size comparison of tray. .  Circa 1900.  Description & Condition:  A great showpiece with a simple circular pattern of bands and alternating rectangular shapes. In very good condition!  Bew#869  Inv#?(DSB)  Price: $1400.00

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