A Navajo classic chief's blanket
Lot 5438
A Navajo classic chief's blanket
Sold for US$ 40,000 inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A Navajo classic chief's blanket
In a second phase pattern, fine zigzag panels overlaid on the banded ground, in two shades of cochineal-dyed raveled or three-ply red, indigo, three-ply light green and natural wool yarns.
size approximately 4ft 7in x 5ft 7in


  • Provenance:
    Marie Chabot, Albuquerque, NM, founder of the Indian Market in the plaza of Santa Fe and close associate of both Georgia O'Keefe and Mary Cabot Wheelwright; Anthony Berlant, Santa Monica, CA

    Kahlenberg and Berlant, 1972, p. 47, fig. 24
  1. Jim Haas
    Specialist - Native American
    220 San Bruno Avenue
    San Francisco, 94103
    United States
    Work +1 415 503 3294
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