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: 58 x 3 cm
    Object Length/Width: 22 13/16 x 1 1/8 in
  • Gift of Eva F. Bennett
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1650
Label Text

The loom beaded strip has a yellow field and black outline. The repeating design is a light blue eight pointed star in a red rectangle. The space between repeats has two small red circles, a small black cross, and a light blue triangle with a white line on each edge. Both ends have a white rectangle with two light blue triangles and a bar over the top.