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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: 57.5 x 5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 22 5/8 x 1 15/16 in
  • Gift of Eva F. Bennett
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1591
Label Text

The loom beaded strip has a white field and a dark blue border. There is a medium blue dentil line and a line of medium blue beads around the edge. The repeating pattern is a yellow, light green, then pink stepped diamond, outlined with dark blue and a light green butterfly-like design outlined in orange with a yellow body.