Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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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: 94.5 x 4 cm
    Object Length/Width: 37 3/16 x 1 9/16 in
  • Gift of Eva F. Bennett
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1578
Label Text

The loom beaded strip has a white field and dark blue outline. The repeating design is a dark blue and dark yellow diamond-like outline with a red and light blue diamond-like shape inside. The sideways "Vs" in dark yellow fill the space between diamonds along with three short red lines.