Pendleton Chief Joseph Blanket w/ Black Reversible Pattern & Fringe
Black, Turquoise, Orange and Red Large Pendleton Chief's Blanket with black fringe with reversible Chief Joseph pattern.
Pendleton has been making blankets for American Indian groups for over a century and they are an integral part of the ceremonies, dances and tribal gatherings of these many groups.
Many of the patterns they produce are inspired by traditional Navajo eye-dazzler designs and often the patterns reverse like this one for extra versatility. This one reserves the black ground with the colorful serrated diamond and stripe design for a graphic impact.
68" by 68" square not including 4" of hand-tied fringe on all sides
George displays this blanket on the foot of his bed. The masculine black contrasts with the more feminine fringe at the edges while adding color to his otherwise austere decor. It never fails to impress the women that come through his life and Ruby was no exception...