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: 56.5 x 2.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 22 1/4 x 1 in
  • Gift of Eva F. Bennett
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1599

The loom beaded strip has a white field and black border. The repeating design is an elongated eight pointed star in medium blue with a black outline and orange line inside. There are two small, stacked medium blue diamonds with black outlines between each repeat.