Cayuse Indian Trade Blanket by Pendleton1930-40's SOLD(Item: B-873)
Offering this Cayuse Indian trade blanket/shawl made by Pendleton Woolen Mills from circa 1930-40's. The blanket is in very good condition and is ready to enjoy. A handsome blanket with a deep green ground on one side with sunsuet shades, some black and great geometric patterns. Note how different the blanket looks on each side, as one side is so much more patterened!! This is a shawl and would have generally been worn by women. The size of 65x61 does not include the fringe, of which some has worn off. The original label is still attached and in great condition. This is a 9 element blanket and there's one similar to this in the book, Lauguage of the Robe by Bob Kapoun of Santa Fe, New Mexico. The blanket displays nicely and hangs well if wanting to display on a wall. A nice collectors trade blanket.
W. 65″ L. 61″