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beaded strip
  • unknown Apache or Diné (Navajo) maker
  • beaded strip, 1922–1928
  • Where object was made: Fort Apache, Arizona, United States
  • beading
  • Object Length/Width: 88 x 3.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 34 5/8 x 1 3/8 in
  • Gift of Eva F. Bennett
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1581

The loom beaded strip has a green field. The repeating design is a dark blue rectangle with two translucent yellow zigzag lines, forming a diamond in the middle, filled with green. A sideways "M" in dark green nestles into the zigzag, along with two translucent yellow triangle outlines.