Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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beaded strip
  • unknown Apache or Diné (Navajo) maker
  • beaded strip, 1922–1928
  • Where object was made: Fort Apache, Arizona, United States
  • beading
  • Object Length/Width: 16.5 x 2 cm
    Object Length/Width: 6 1/2 x 3/4 in
  • Gift of Eva F. Bennett
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1664

The short loom beaded strip has a white field and dark blue border. The repeating design is a yellow diamond outlined in dark blue and flanked by light blue triangles with green centers followed by orange triangles with yellow centers.