JUNE 2024 CLEARANCE SALE

May 31st, 2024

This Month’s Featured Navajo Rugs

JUNE 2024

Clearance Sale

Lowest prices ever on all authentic Navajo weavings. Sitewide Sale now through June 30th. Shop all rugs, wall hangings, saddle blankets, historic and contemporary weavings . . .

. . . CLICK HERE TO SHOP ALL

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That’s it for this month.

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Charley

Featured Wide Ruins And Moki Navajo Rugs May 2024

April 30th, 2024

This Month’s Featured Navajo Rugs

May 2024

Make a statement with weavings. Whether in calming natural or bold bright colors, Navajo weavings can set the bar for your home or office décor. These new to the collection rugs and blankets are available for shipping within 24 hours of purchase.

FEATURED NAVAJO WEAVINGS

# 1201 : This vegetal dyed Wide Ruins style Navajo weaving by Master Weaver Ellen Smith was created in 1980. It is 60” x 42” inches; primarily gold with gray, brown, and white; it is in excellent condition. Ellen and her weavings were featured in Steve Getzwiller’s book The Fine Art of Navajo Weaving. $3,700

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# 1127 is a contemporary Moki Chiefs blanket circa 1970. It is 73” x 56”. With dark blue, light blue, and off-white stripes accented with black and maroon, it is an exceptionally well woven design. $2,900

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# 1172 This Ganado style weaving is very well woven and suitable for use as a rug. It was recently professionally cleaned and restored; woven in 1950 it is 78” x 62” by an unknown weaver. It has a stunning red, black, and white design. $3,850

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# 1158 is a colorful Germantown yarn child’s blanket that is more than 100-years old. The field is red with prayer sticks and lightning bolts in green, white, black and gold. It is 31” x 33” , in excellent condition and circa 1890. $1,900

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# 1060 This transitional banded rug with chevrons is 45” x 68” and in very good condition. The handspun yarns are red, brown, desert gray, white, and orange. It is circa 1910; the weaver is unknown. $1,400

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That’s it for this month.

Questions, give me a call, +1-559-259-9482, or CLICK TO EMAIL ME . . . I am available by phone and email between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. Pacific Time.

Charley

Featured Two Grey Hills And Transitional Navajo Rugs April 2024

March 30th, 2024

This Month’s Featured Navajo Rugs

April 2024

Hope all is well in your part of the country; things are great here in Central California, just hoping for a little more rain.

We are not adding any new rugs this month; should have some next month.

Featured Rugs

# 1192 A large transitional Navajo rug 98" x 50" circa 1890. A great floor. rug. $3,500 for April.

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# 1166 Toadlena / Two Grey Hills circa 1925 88" x 66".  A great Storm Pattern variant; tightly woven. $4,500 for April.

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That is it for this month.

Questions, give me a call, +1-559-259-9482, or CLICK TO EMAIL ME . . . I am available by phone and email between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. Pacific Time.

Charley

Featured Yei And Two Grey Hills Navajo Rugs March 2024

February 28th, 2024

This Month’s Featured Navajo Rugs

March 2024

March and spring are thought of as a time of renewal; the perfect time to introduce four new weavings from the contemporary period – the mid 1900s.  Each will look great in rustic, western, or modern settings.

In addition, we have taken deep markdowns on two excellent weavings in search of new homes.

FEATURED NAVAJO WEAVINGS

#1200 is a contemporary two diamond format in the Toadlena/Two Grey Hill style circa 1960.  It is very well woven and in excellent condition.  At 29 x 54 inches it is suitable for a wall hanging or small space area rug.  $2,900

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#1027 is a vivid contemporary Yei style that features six female Yei flanking a vivid turquoise female corn Yei. It is circa 1950, in excellent condition and measures 29 x 54 inches. The weaver is unknown. $1,100.

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#1198 features four large female Navajo Yei surrounded by four borders.  At 74 x 44 inches it will make a nice area rug or wall hanging.  It was woven circa 1950 and is in excellent condition. $2,600

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#1202 is a Yei Pictorial of Yei in the four directions format and protected by a large rattlesnake; this rare and unique pattern was woven in the 1970s.  It is 55 x 42 inches and is stunning as a wall hanging. $3,900

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ADDITIONAL MARKDOWNS

#1168 this excellent 140-year-old Navajo blanket is predominantly red with black, blue, and white yarns forming ribbons, squares, and serrated diamonds down the center. In excellent condition, it was woven in 1880 and is 72” x 43”. The weaver is unknown. Originally $8,800 Now $4,000

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#1151 is a complex weaving of diamonds, whirling logs, cactus, and other designs  on a maroon-red field with full fringe on the top and bottom.  Circa 1890, this  approximately 130-year-old weaving is in excellent condition on a tight canvas. It measures 68 by 50 inches. Originally $7,900 Now $4,000

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Questions, give me a call, +1-559-259-9482, or CLICK TO EMAIL ME . . . I am available by phone and email between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. Pacific Time.

Charley

February 2024 Featured Navajo Rugs

January 31st, 2024

This Month’s Featured Navajo Rugs

February 2024

February being a short month, we have a brief list of featured weavings for your enjoyment and consideration. With books like Craig Johnson’s Longmire and  the TV series Yellowstone bringing the Old West and the New West to millions of readers and viewers, the interest in Navajo weaving is growing. Now is an exciting time to add to your collection or décor.

Old West Show & Auction

Thanks to Jeff Voracek of Red Mesa Gallery in Penryn, California, we had an outstanding experience last month at Brian Lebels Old West Events in Las Vegas, Neveda. We met collectors, interior decorators, and lovers of all things Native American and Old West. Many of our weavings left the show with new owners ready to display their pieces in their homes and offices.

FEATURED NAVAJO WEAVINGS

#1158 This Child’s blanket was woven in the late 1890’s and is in excellent condition.  With its red field, prayer sticks (stacked triangles), lightning bolts, and bright colors it really attracts attention. At 31” x 33” it has lots of potential as a wall hanging,  as a table runner, or draped over a railing,  It is tightly woven and in excellent condition.$2,100.

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#1159 is a Germantown Sunday Saddle blanket with full fringe was woven with aniline dyed blue, green, white, red, black, and tan wool. The colorful diamond patterned blanket measures 27” x 29” plus two inches of fringe in blocks of red, white, green, and black. $2,100

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#1167 is a Germantown Sunday Saddle Blanket; the corner tassels are especially unique on this true red weaving. At 34” x 28” it will look great on a small wall or couch back; its many diamonds draw your eye in to view the details. Circa 1890 and in excellent condition. $2,400

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#1168 this excellent 140-year-old blanket is predominantly red with black, blue, and white yarns forming ribbons, squares, and serrated diamonds down the center. In excellent condition, it was woven in 1880 and is 72” x 43”. The weaver is unknown. $5,000

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Questions, give me a call, +1-559-259-9482, or CLICK TO EMAIL ME . . . I am available by phone and email between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. Pacific Time.

Charley

Happy New Year 2024!

December 28th, 2023

This Month’s Featured Navajo Rugs

January 2024

Happy New Year!

With a new year here, the time is right to get 2024 off to a fabulous start with an addition to your Navajo rug collection or decor. There is nothing better than surrounding yourself with items you value and enjoy; we have selected very special weavings that will add authentic American Indian art and interest to your surroundings.

Old West Show & Auction January 26 & 27

Visit us at the Red Mesa Gallery booth during the 34th Annual Old West Show & Auction at the Westgate Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada. This show, sale, and auction by hundreds of top tier dealers will feature Western art and Native American arts. You’ll find Navajo weavings, spurs, saddles, jewelry, photography, books, advertising signage, and other fine western items in a wide range of prices. CLICK FOR MORE . . .

In the meantime, here are our featured pieces for January.

FEATURED WEAVINGS

#1171 This well woven Navajo Moki style blanket measures 86” x 56” and is in excellent condition ready to display in your home or office. Circa 1880 by an unknown weaver, the intricate weaving includes squares, diamonds, crosses, and Moki lines in purple, blue, red, white, and black. $9,800

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#735 is an outstanding Two Grey Hills style weaving in traditional black/brown with a gray field, white border, and apricot accents. It includes stars, arrows, crosses, diamonds, it measures 43” x 62”. $3,752

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#1151 This Germantown Navajo Pictorial Blanket has three columns of diamonds within diamonds, whirling logs, cactus, and other designs on a red field, with fringe at the top and  bottom. The more than 100-year-old weaving is in excellent condition and measures 68” x 50” in red, blue, green, orange, white, and gray. $4,830

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#1159 is a Germantown Sunday Saddle blanket with full fringe was woven with aniline dyed blue, green, white, red, black, and tan wool.  The colorful diamond patterned blanket measures 27” x 29” plus 2 inches of fringe in blocks of red, white, green, and black. $2,310

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#1168 this excellent 140-year-old blanket is predominantly red with black, blue and white yarns forming ribbons, squares, and serrated diamonds down the center. In excellent condition, it was woven in 1880 and is 72” x 43”. The weaver is unknown. $6,160

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Questions, give me a call, +1-559-259-9482, or CLICK TO EMAIL ME . . . I am available by phone and email between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. Pacific Time.

Charley

Happy Holidays! Sitewide Markdowns. Best Pricing of the Year.

November 30th, 2023

This Month’s Featured Navajo Rugs

December 2023

Wishing you

Happy Holidays

Enjoy markdowns sitewide, for the best savings of the year!

Shop all Navajo rugs and weavings now through December 31.

FEATURED RUGS

#1142 is a Red Mesa Navajo rug in the style of a 3rd phase Chief’s blanket woven for use as a rug.  It features three wide red bands, separated by a black band and diamonds within diamonds. It is 75” x 57” inches with natural white and black, red, blue, brown, orange, and green. In excellent condition, this tightly woven rug of hand spun yarn is circa 1930; the weaver is unknown. Now $3220

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#1192 is a transitional style rug in black, gray, red, purple, and white; few rugs of this age still have bright purple color. The diamonds within diamonds pattern is in excellent condition, it was woven circa 1890 and measures 96” x 50”. Now $3,850

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FEATURED BLANKETS

#1151 is a 130-year-old antique Germantown Navajo Pictorial Blanket with three columns of eight diamonds within diamonds, whirling logs, cactus, and other patterns on a red field.  There is fringe at the top and bottom and a serrated tooth border. It is 68” x 50” in excellent condition.  Now $4,830

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#1162 is an exceptional third phase Chiefs blanket woven to be worn; it will make an excellent wall hanging. It is 65” x 50” in black, white, red, and blue in excellent condition and circa 1885-1895. Now $4,060

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#1168 this excellent 130-year-old blanket features eight diamonds along each side; a black ribbon with blue and white squares at the corners is surrounded by a field of five serrated diamonds. In excellent condition, it was woven in 1880; the weaver is unknown.    Now $6,160

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Be sure to order early for delivery before Christmas.

 

Questions, give me a call, +1-559-259-9482, or CLICK TO EMAIL ME . . . I am available by phone and email between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. Pacific Time.

Charley

Chilly Morning Air 25% Off Sitewide Sale Featured Navajo Rugs November 2023

October 31st, 2023

This Month’s Featured Navajo Rugs

November 2023

Hi
 

The morning air is chilly and I’m thinking about the coming holidays filled with decorating and gift shopping. Here’s a head start so you can relax in December.

Pre-holiday Sale 25% OFF sitewide.

Shop early for your holiday décor and gifts.

All Navajo weavings are on SALE including previously marked down pieces. Take 25% off regular and sale priced rugs, wall hangings, and saddle blankets. Now through November 30, 2023.

Call me at 559-259-9482 to confirm prices and check out using credit cards or PayPal.

FEATURED WEAVINGS

#1047  A storm pattern rug very similar to Plate XXVIII featured in an early JB Moore Crystal Trading Post Catalog, this weaving is full of symbolism depicting the Sacred Mountains, the four winds and whirling logs. .A detailed description on this website explains the numerous symbols, squares, diamonds, zig-zag lines. It measures 45” x 65” and is in red, white, and black; it is circa 1910 and in excellent condition. Previously $2,900 Now $2,175

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#1171 This Navajo Moki blanket was woven in the 1880s; it is in excellent condition and is a large piece at 86” x 56”.  This detailed design is rendered in black, red, blue, and purple; it  features diamonds, squares, lines, and crosses. Photos and a detailed description are included on our website.  This very special Moki style blanket was $14,000 Now $10,500

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#1183 is from the Two Grey Hills area. The black and white ribbon border encloses a blocked diamond in the center and a blocked triangle at each corner. Cira 1950, it is in excellent condition and measures 56’ x 34”; Additional colors include tan, brown, and gray. Previously $1,000 Now $750

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#1194 Ganado Rug has three borders surrounding a gray center field with six stepped diamonds within diamonds: a very intricate pattern.  Its four corner tassels have been restored; this nearly 100-year-old rug is in excellent condition. 99”x67”; circa 1930 $8,200 Now $6,125

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#1195 Two Grey Hills Table Runner with Polar Bears.  This rare 75”x 20” size in natural black, white, and gray accented with aniline dyed yellow, red, orange, and turquoise includes six polar bears in its center. Circa 1930 it is in excellent condition; the weaver is unknown. Previously $2100 Now $1,575

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If you have questions, I am available by phone and email between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. Pacific Time.

Questions, give me a call, +1-559-259-9482, or CLICK TO EMAIL ME . . .

Charley

Fall Into Navajo Weavings Featured October 2023

September 30th, 2023


This Month’s Featured Navajo Rugs

October 2023

Fall Into Navajo Weavings

Hi

As the air cools and leaves change color, there is no better time than fall to add the earthy colors and symbols in Navajo Indian weavings to your collection or décor.

Our featured weavings come with special prices good through October 31, 2023.

Featured Rugs

#547 is a one-of-a-kind design Teec Nos Pos by Master Weaver Lucy Begay; circa 2013 it is in excellent condition and measures 48” x 72”.  This intricate deep red, black, gray, and white weaving is very tightly woven using hand-dyed Churro yarn. A collector’s piece, for sure. $5,440

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#1170 This Revival Navajo Chief’s Blanket is based upon patterns originally woven in the 1880s. It is a  large weaving primarily black and gray with gold zig-zag lightning bolts protecting the inner field; it also includes a large cross, chevrons, and diamonds. It is 85” x 62”, in excellent condition and tightly woven; it is circa 1990. Helen M. Johnson is the weaver. $2,500

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#1183 is from the Two Grey Hills area.  Its black and white ribbon border encloses a blocked diamond in the center and  a blocked triangle at each corner. Cira 1950, it is in excellent condition and measures 56’ x 34”; Additional colors include tan, brown, and gray. $1,000

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#1179 This more than one-hundred-year-old rug has thick bands gray separating thin bands of red, orange, and black interspersed with chevron bands of black, white, and gray. Circa 1890, it measures 70” x 56”.  $1,500

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#1171 This Navajo Moki blanket was woven in the 1880s; it is in excellent condition and is a large piece at 86” x 56”.  This detailed design is rendered in black, red, blue, and purple; it  features diamonds, squares, lines, and crosses. Photos and a detailed description are included on our website. This very special Moki style blanket is $14,000

Two Grey Hills Toadlena Storm Pattern Variant Navajo Rug 1166
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#1189 This rug is a variant of Plate XXX of the JB Moore Crystal Trading Post Catalog published in the early 1900s.  Its black/brown ribbon border surrounds a gray field that features red cardinals and black airplane like shapes. It is in excellent condition and measures 69” x 51”,

This very nice antique rug is $3,500.

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#1047  A storm pattern rug very similar to Plate XXVIII featured in an early JB Moore Crystal Trading Post Catalog, this weaving is full of symbolism depicting the Sacred Mountains, the four winds and whirling logs. .A detailed description on this website explains the numerous symbols, squares, diamonds, zig-zag lines. It measures 45” x 65” and is in red, white, and black; it is circa 1910 and in excellent condition.  $2,900

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If you have questions, I am available by phone and email between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. Pacific Time.

Questions, give me a call, +1-559-259-9482, or CLICK TO EMAIL ME . . .

Charley


Navajo Rugs Fall Cool Down Mark Downs 2023

August 30th, 2023

This Month’s Featured Navajo Rugs

September 2023

Fall Cool Down Mark Downs

Hi

No matter which room you are decorating there is a Navajo weaving that will add warmth and true western Native American style to the spaces where you spend most of your time.

With our wide range of sizes, colorations, and patterns, you are sure to find the solution for every room in your home or office. Reduced prices are good through September 30, 2023.

Featured Rugs

#1196 is an 88” x 56” predominantly black and white weaving circa 1930; it features multiple water bugs in four rows.

Originally $2,500

Now $2,000

Toadlena / Two Grey Hills Navajo Rug 1196
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#1194  is a Granado style weaving from the 1930s. Its three borders enclose a gray field of six intricate diamond patterns. It is in excellent condition.

Originally $8,200

Now  $7,000

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#1192 This 133-year-old Transitional style weaving is in excellent condition.  It is circa 1890 and measures 96” x 50”. It is very well woven with vivid colors including bright purple a color not often seen in this early timeframe.

Originally $5,500

Now $4,600

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#1172 is a Crystal style rug circa 1950; it is very well woven with some imperfections. Its 78” x 62” ample size is well suited for a seating area or office space.

Originally $2,500

Now $1,700

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#1166 This Two Grey Hills area weaving from the Toadlena Trading Post is a variant of the sought after Storm pattern. It includes multiple borders, Valero Stars, and an airplane like figure. An excellent tightly woven piece in black, white, gray, brown, and tan it  measures 88” x 66”.

Originally  $7,500

Now $5,000

Two Grey Hills Toadlena Storm Pattern Variant Navajo Rug 1166
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#1170 This circa 1990 weaving by Helen M. Johnson is a revival of a style originally woven in the 1880s.  It is in excellent condition and large measuring 85”x 62”. The complicated design includes a lightning bolt, diamonds, chevrons, and a large cross.

Originally $3,600

Now $3,000

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These are great weavings at great prices good through September 30, 2023.

Questions, give me a call, +1-559-259-9482, or CLICK TO EMAIL ME . . .

Charley