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: 49.5 x 2 cm
    Object Length/Width: 19 1/2 x 3/4 in
  • Gift of Eva F. Bennett
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1606

The loom beaded strip has a colorless field. The repeated design is a pink diamond with a black outline which connects to the outline around two pink rectangles, each with a two-pointed end creating a colorless diamond in the negative space.