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Dog Law Reporter: Berkeley Anthropological Records and the Dogs of the West Coast Tribes

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Pendleton is famous for quality wool blankets made in USA. Shop Southwestern blankets & geometric pattern blankets now.

Debra & Robyn Sparrow | The Mourning Star | Coast Salish-style blanket

Dances with Wools

I always thought about making yarn from my cats fur, turns out my idea is not so original.

The oral history of the Coast Salish people from the Pacific Northwest and the west coast of Canada includes mentions of a Pomeranian- like dog that was bred specifically so its woolly hair could be used in textiles.

VTG TWILL DBL SADDLE BLANKET NAVAJO RUG Native American 27x43

VTG TWILL DBL SADDLE BLANKET NAVAJO RUG Native American 27x43

Saddle Blanket, Navajo Rugs, Saddles, Native Americans, Blankets

Coast Salish people, including the Lukwungen, enjoy a long tradition of fine weaving. Blankets were woven from nettle fibre, Mountain Goat wool, and the hair of small dogs bred specifically for this purpose.    	  This Lukwungen blanket was woven of dog hair or Mountain Goat wool, Stinging Nettle fibre, and feathers.

This Lukwungen blanket was woven of dog hair or Mountain Goat wool, Stinging Nettle fibre, and feathers.

Nooksack designed Salish Pattern wool blanket by Eighth Generation and Native artist Louie Gong

"Salish Pattern" Wool Blanket

Nooksack designed Salish Pattern wool blanket by Eighth Generation and Native artist Louie Gong

blanket | Coast Salish | dyed commercial wool yarn + cloth | 47" x 50" |  Skaukail, Chilliwack, British Columbia, Canada | c. late 19th–early 20th century | thought to have belonged to the family of chief Billy Supass of Skau-kail

blanket | Coast Salish | dyed commercial wool yarn + cloth | 47" x 50" | Skaukail, Chilliwack, British Columbia, Canada | c. late 19th–early 20th century | thought to have belonged to the family of chief Billy Supass of Skau-kail

Blanket    Artist/maker/manufacturer    Sp!aq!elthinoth    Culture    Coast Salish  :   Sto:lo    Place made    Canada: British Columbia, Chilliwack

elthinoth Culture Coast Salish : Sto:lo Place made Canada: British Columbia, Chilliwack

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