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: 65 x 7 cm
    Object Length/Width: 25 9/16 x 2 3/4 in
  • Gift of Eva F. Bennett
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1820

The loom beaded strip, in chevrons of translucent red and translucent yellow, is looped into a necklace. The pointed end has looped beaded fringe in bands of yellow and red.