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beaded hatband
  • Apache or Diné (Navajo) peoples
  • beaded hatband, 1922–1928
  • Where object was made: Fort Apache, Arizona, United States
  • beading
  • Object Length/Width: 27.5 x 6 cm
    Object Length/Width: 10 13/16 x 2 3/8 in
  • Gift of Eva F. Bennett
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1838
Label Text

The loom beaded strip is closed at the end to form a loop. It has black looped beaded fringe at the seam. The field is black with light green diamonds flanked by chevrons, outlined in yellow. It has a yellow zigzag border.