Sandpainting Rug by Zonnie Gilmore (Navajo) ~ Sandpainting rugs are based upon ceremonial sandpainting designs and are usually square in shape. The background is typically tan to reflect the color of plain sand. The images depicted are usually of supernatural beings and powerful plants and/ or animals. This rug measures 46 inches by 51 inches.
A LARGE NAVAJO TRANSITIONAL RUG woven in handspun and commercially plied wool, probably Germantown, in natural ivory , tan and dark brown and numerous aniline colors, with two dancing Yei figures. 82 in. by 66 in.