Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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beaded fob
  • Jicarilla Apache peoples
  • beaded fob, late 1800s–1939
  • Where object was made: Southwestern United States
  • string, beading
  • Object Length/Width: 21.5 x 4.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 8 7/16 x 1 3/4 in
  • Gift of Sister Mary Hubert, St. Mary's College
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1759
Description

The short loom beaded strip has twisted string as a hanging loop. The beaded fringe is medium blue, white, and red. The border is white. The medium blue field has red triangles, and red diamonds outlined in white.