Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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beaded necklace
  • unknown Apache or Diné (Navajo) maker
  • beaded necklace, 1922–1928
  • Where object was made: Fort Apache, Arizona, United States
  • beading
  • Object Length/Width: 71 x 5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 27 15/16 x 1 15/16 in
  • Gift of Eva F. Bennett
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1887
Label Text

The loom beaded necklace has a grey field. The repeating design is a yellow cross flanked with two yellow hearts on each side, each outlined in black. There is looped beaded fringe in grey, black, and translucent yellow.