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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: 53 x 2.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 20 7/8 x 1 in
  • Gift of Eva F. Bennett
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1655

The loom beaded strip has a field of white and a green border. The repeating design is a red diamond outlined with a thick white band and a thin red line. These are mostly in clusters of four, one cluster of three, and two clusters of two. The clusters are separated by a red line.