Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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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: 56.5 x 12.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 22 1/4 x 4 7/8 in
  • Gift of Eva F. Bennett
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1878
Description

The loom beaded necklace has a light brown field with an orange zigzag. Green tree-like designs are outlined in orange. The panel divides at the bottom into two looped, beaded tassels in bands of yellow, red, and green.