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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: 50.5 x 2 cm
    Object Length/Width: 19 7/8 x 3/4 in
  • Gift of Eva F. Bennett
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1607

The loom beaded strip has a white field and black border. The repeating pattern is a yellow diamond with a black border and a green diamond with a black and yellow border, which has thick yellow chevrons on either end.