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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: 58 x 3 cm
    Object Length/Width: 22 13/16 x 1 1/8 in
  • Gift of Eva F. Bennett
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1620

The loom beaded strip has a light brown field and a red border. The repeating pattern is a yellow trapazoid outlined in black, with a black line through it, and red key design on either side of the line. The same design occurs between the diamonds in white.