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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: 72.5 x 4 cm
    Object Length/Width: 28 1/2 x 1 9/16 in
  • Gift of Eva F. Bennett
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1611
Description

Loom beaded strip with a field of silver colored beads. The repeating pattern is a shape that resembles two pears joined at the small end, in colorless with a yellow and black outline. There is a chevron on either end in black and yellow. There are two wide "U" shapes, open to the long edges, in black and yellow between each repeat.