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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: 50 x 3 cm
    Object Length/Width: 19 5/8 x 1 1/8 in
  • Gift of Eva F. Bennett
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1635

The loom beaded strip has a white field. The repeating design is a flower-like design in black or medium blue. The petals are filled with green in the black flowers and with translucent yellow in the medium blue flowers.