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Chief Blanket, Phase III
Caroline Wilson
Navajo, Mexican Springs, New Mexico
1992
Cotton/polyester with polyester filling
53 3/4" x 61 1/4”
MSUM 7562.3
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.

From To Honor and Comfort Native Quilting Traditions


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