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Object #2-1987
Object nameRug, Yei
Culture of OriginNavajo
Exhibit LabelYei figures represent Navajo gpds that are depicted in ceremonial sandpaintings. By religious tradition, sandpaintings are destroyed, so few Yei weavings were made before the 1920s.
SourceMrs. Cora Cheney
CreditPurchased from Cora Cheney

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