Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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beaded headband
  • Louise Dean
  • beaded headband, late 1900s–1972
  • Where object was made: United States
  • leather, beading
  • Object Length/Width: 88.5 x 3 cm length includes ties
    Object Length/Width: 34 13/16 x 1 1/8 in length includes ties
  • Gift of Forrest E. Jones
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1772

The loom beaded strip has leather ties at either end. The black field has three white birds with red wings. There are white trapezoids with black and red between the birds.