Chief Blanket, Phase III
Navajo, Mexican Springs, New Mexico
Cotton/polyester with polyester filling
53 3/4" x 61 1/4”
Photo by Doug Elbinger, all rights reseved by the
Michigan State University Museum
A weaver and a quilter, Caroline Wilson (Navajo) of Mexican Springs,
New Mexico, makes quilts in the same patterns as her Navajo rugs.
This "Chief Blanket, Phase III Quilt" was intended as
a baby quilt or a wall hanging.
Honor and Comfort Native Quilting Traditions