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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: 54 x 2.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 21 1/4 x 1 in
  • Gift of Eva F. Bennett
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1835

The loom beaded strip has an orange field. There are four repeats of an eight pointed star in white or brown that are outlined with the other color and two zigzags on each side. They are separated by an orange diamond outlined in white and brown.