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beaded necklace
  • Apache or Diné (Navajo) peoples
  • beaded necklace, 1922–1928
  • Where object was made: Fort Apache, Arizona, United States
  • beading
  • Object Length/Width: 67.5 x 7.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 26 9/16 x 2 15/16 in
  • Gift of Eva F. Bennett
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1866

The loom beaded necklace has a black and orange key pattern. The panel has an orange field with a triangle based shape, two loops, and four lines in black. There is looped, beaded fringe in bands of orange and black.