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: 56 x 7.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 22 1/16 x 2 15/16 in
  • Gift of Eva F. Bennett
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1876
Label Text

The loom beaded strip has a brown field with a black zigzag. Pink triangles are outlined with black and a band of light green and another black outline. There are small light green diamonds outlined in black. There are small bow loops at the top. There is a tassel of looped beaded fringe in bands of light green, black, and pink.