Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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beaded panel
  • United States
  • beaded panel, late 1800s–2007
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton, beading, dyeing
  • Object Length/Width: 59.5 x 5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 23 3/8 x 1 15/16 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1780

The loom beaded strip is backed with unbleached cotton. A small bit of red cotton is left at the ends. The beaded panel has a white field and two repeating designs. One is "X" like with "legs" of stepped red triangles filled with green near the center. The other is a flower-like design with green petals and a red outline.