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Pendleton Indian Trade Blankets

To shop both wool Indian trade blankets and cotton Indian camp/Beacon/Esmond blankets be sure to check out the category list. This selection of Indian trade blankets will be wool unless noted. These blankets will be from the Pendleton Woolen Mills that include Pendletons, Beaver State, Cayuse and Blackfoot. Also included are Capps from the J Capps & Sons Company and Oregon City from the Oregon City Woolen Mills and sometimes a Racine by the Racine Woolen Manufacturing Company and with hopes a Buell blanket by the Buell Manufacturing Company. We are always adding new stock as it becomes available. Excellent books for reference on trade blankets that I recommend are Chasing Rainbows by Barry Friedman and Language Of The Robe by Robert Kapoun and a book with several pages of blankets is Chihuly's Pendletons by Dale Chihuly. A new book recently published and highly recommended is Still Chasing Rainbows by Barry Friedman.

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Cayuse Indian Trade Blanket by Pendleton1930-40's $595.

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.  

Price: $695.00
Sale Price: $595.00
(Item: B-873)
Pendleton Cayuse Indian Trade Blanket

Offering this attractive Cayuse Indian trade blanket by Pendleton. This is a vintage blanket , circa 1921, that still retains the original label in the corner as shown. This wool blanket is in very good condition and still has the original felted binding that does show some scattered age wear, but only on the binding. The colors are  red, green, cheddar, brown and purple of different shades. The blanket has an interesting pattern and there's one similar in the book Chasing Rainbows by Barry Friedman on page 117 upper left.  There's also a blanket like this pattern in Barry Friedman's new book, Still Chasing Rainbows featured on page 168.  The blanket displays well and is very usable. If you like a blanket to hang on the back of the rocker, recliner, on a bed or many other uses give it some thought...  

Price: $565.00
(Item: B-872)
Beacon Blankets Make Warm Friends- Book

This is  a great book for information on Beacon blankets. Beacon blankets often referred to as  "camp" blankets and Indian blankets will be detailed in this book and there's lots of great images. Authors Jerry and Kathy Brownstein  bring much light to the collecting of these blankets.  The book tells the history of the company and shows lots of the original designs. Shipping $5.00 media mail. Beacon Blankets Make Warm Friends is an excellent book.. Highly recommend!

Price: $49.95
(Item: BOOK-801)
Pendleton 1921 Indian Trade Blanket  $645.00

This is a really extra nice Pendleton wool blanket that is clean and ready to enjoy, use, decorate with or add to a collection.  Blankets in this fine condition don't come along every day and it still has the original felted binding and the original Pendleton Woolen Mills label, as shown. The blanket is in excellent condition.  The shades of brown, orange, reds, sunset, green, pumpkin, cream, etc make for an interesting geometric design pattern. These blankets are reversible and look different on each side,, so really it's like having 2 blankets in one!

Price: $645.00
(Item: B-770)
Cayuse Indian Trade Blanket- green,red,cheddar, more

This wool Indian trade blanket, a Pendleton Woolen Mills blanket, Cayuse lablel. The blanket is in very good condition, having a tiny hole, and a small wear spot,  both shown. The original felt binding is in excellent condition and the original label attached and very nice.  This is the second Cayuse label, circa 1921-1930. The blanket displays well and is flat and no shrinkage. It's a blanket one can add to a collection. There's a blanket of this pattern in the book, Language Of The Robe by  Robert Kapoun, page 149. 

Price: $495.00
Sale Price: $420.00
(Item: B-714)
Original Pendleton Tepee Indian Trade Blanket SALE $895

This handsome Tepee pattern trade blanket produced by the Pendleton Woolen Mills and is a Pendleton blanket and is in excellent condition. It lays flat and  displays great on a wall. It is a wool blanket and has the original felt binding, of which there is some slight wear only on the binding as shown. The original tag in the corner is not readable, but is still partially there. Wondedrful colors of browns, green, some red and camel make up the shades of the blanket. There is a blanket like this pictured in the book, Language of the Robe by Robert Kapoun on page 161. It mentions in the book that "this was one of the most popular blankets produced". A great patterened blanket that  displays well and would be wonderful to add to a collection. #pendletonindianblanket

Price: $945.00
Sale Price: $895.00
(Item: B-702)
Displaying your vintage trade and Beacon blankets

Click on the image for more pictures of how a collection of blankets can be shown and displayed.  Just a couple of many ways to show off those great blankets. A couple on a sofa makes for warmth on a cool night!!

(Item: 00000)
Pendelton Indian Trade Blanket- Shawl

Offering this attractive wool Pendleton trade blanket/shawl. This blanket would have had the 3rd Pendleton "1921" label on it, but the only thing left of the label is the  frame. It is a wonderful pattern in the Pendleton line. The blanket itself is in very good condition and the fringe is short but still looks good on this blanket.  The pattern on this blanket looks great on either side and it displays well . The colors are sunset, brown, red, golds, camel, etc. The desired pattern of the blanket is considered a  9 element pattern. There is a blanket like this pattern in the book Chasing Rainbows by Barry Friedman, page 127.  The blanket has a nice "hand" to it,,,  the colors "pop"....

Price: $575.00
(Item: B-662)
Oregon City Indian Trade Blanket
This Oregon City Indian trade blanket is in good condition. Still retains the original red felt binding which has alittle wear on the ends and an old not well done repair on one end, as shown. The label is there, but unreadable. The overall condition of the wool trade blanket is very good, although there is some shrinkage on the ends. The pattern is desirable and it's a nice weight, not too heavy and displays well.
Price: $345.00
(Item: B-600)
Oklahoma Native American quilt-The Airplane Quilt $515.
This quilt is from an Oklahoma Native American ladies trunk as was told to me. She was from Tallequah, Oklahoma. The pattern , the Airplane pattern was probably from one of Cappers weekly publications. Some of the publications that Cappers Weekly printed that included quilt patterns were Kansas Farmer, Cappers Farmer and several more. This quilt is in excellent condition, as it looked to be pretty much unused and now has had just one wash. It is hand quilted in the Baptist fan pattern at a 5 spi. Lots of feedsacks went into the making of this quilt. The separate pink binding was put on by hand. Airplane and Native American quilts are harder to come by and this is a good example of a quilt from the 1940's with that pattern. Oklahoma
Price: $585.00
Sale Price: $515.00
(Item: Q-534)
Chasing Rainbows- out of stock currently

Chasing Rainbows: Collecting American Indian Trade & Camp Blankets (bk- 447) Author Barry Friedman with James Collins and Gary Diamond , photographs by Gary Diamond. This is a great book containing information regarding Indian trade blankets with lots of text and superb photographs. I personally recommend this book. This book is a favorite of many of the blanket collectors and has a wealth of information. Shipping media mail is included in price of _____ in the U.S. lower 48 states. Request total for shipping elsewhere.

(Item: BK-447)
1921 Pendleton Indian Trade Blanket
1921 Pendleton Indian Trade Blanket(b-378)- Circa label 1921, size 68x76. This attractive wool trade blanket is in very good condition with just a few moth spots, worst shown. The original felt binding is attached, which has a few insignificant spots. The Pendelton 1921 label is also attached. Shades of brown, red and orange work well with this pattern. There is a blanket similar to this in the book Chasing Rainbows by Barry Friedman on page 126. (A good reference book for many of these blankets) Another blanket with this same pattern of different colors is available, originating from the same family. A nice collectors blanket and displays well.
Price: $785.00
Sale Price: $735.00
(Item: B-378)
Center Point Pendleton Indian Trade Blanket SALE $695
Center Point Pendleton Indian Trade Blanket(b-269) -Circa 1920's , size 62x66 w/o fringe. This center point wool Pendleton blanket is in excellent condition. The colors are great of a deep purple(blue) shade for the ground on one side and reds, shades of orange-cheddar, black, etc. Still has part of the label, shown. There is a blanket similar to this in Language of the Robe- Kapoun, page 56. Hangs and displays nicely. Each side of this blanket sure has a different look. A highly collectible pattern.
Price: $795.00
Sale Price: $695.00
(Item: B-269)
Cayuse Indian Trade Blanket- Green, red
Cayuse Indian Trade Blanket-Green, red(b-258) Circa 1930's, size 53x67. The condition of this wool Cayuse trade blanket by Pendleton Mills is very good. The original red felt binding is there and it also is in very good condition. The colors of greens, reds, mustard, wine, etc give this blanket a colorful look when displaying one side. The original label, shown, is the 3rd Cayuse label dating the blanket to 1936-1941. There is one small thinned spot, shown. The blanket displays nicely and has lots of body.
Price: $495.00
(Item: B-258)
Pendleton Indian Trade Blanket- Purple-Green
Pendleton Indian Trade Blanket- Purple/Green(b-251) Circa 1920's, size 60x76. This wonderful looking wool blanket with the old label fragment, shown, is offered as is. There are 2 holes measuring 1x2 inches each near the lower corner, so it is a great decorating blanket. There is binding wear, but the moths didn't get to this blanket much. The blanket hangs nicely and no shrinkage and is in very good condition other than the holes mentioned. Could realy be hung behind a couch or draped or just folded, as this is a good patterned blanket. The colors of deep purple, green, some yellow make this an attractive blanket.
Price: $285.00
(Item: B-251)

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