Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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beaded strip
  • Apache or Diné (Navajo) peoples
  • beaded strip, 1922–1928
  • Where object was made: Fort Apache, Arizona, United States
  • ribbon, beading
  • Object Length/Width: 49 x 2 cm
    Object Length/Width: 19 5/16 x 13/16 in
  • Gift of Eva F. Bennett
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1899

The loom beaded strip has small rectangles of red ribbon on both ends. The field is white. The repeating design consists of red chevrons between green triangles (points inward) which alternates with green chevrons between red triangles (points inward).