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beaded strip
  • Apache or Diné (Navajo) peoples
  • beaded strip, 1922–1928
  • Where object was made: Fort Apache, Arizona, United States
  • beading
  • Object Length/Width: 92 x 3.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 36 1/4 x 1 3/8 in
  • Gift of Eva F. Bennett
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1580
Description

The loom beaded strip has a red field. The repeating design is a white medallion shape with black and white snowflake-like shapes. Two wide "U" shapes, in black and white stripes sit between each medallion, facing the long edges.