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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: 53 x 1.7 cm
    Object Length/Width: 20 7/8 x 5/8 in
  • Gift of Eva F. Bennett
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1589

The loom beaded strip has a field of white beads on black thread. The design looks like a black vine with black circles in place of leaves. Each end is unfinished.