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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: 48 x 2.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 18 7/8 x 1 in
  • Gift of Eva F. Bennett
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1647

The loom beaded strip on black thread has a white field and dark blue border. It has alternating repeating designs consisting of three small orange diamonds outlined in green and light blue. These alternate with two larger white diamonds outlined in light blue.