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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: 48 x 4 cm
    Object Length/Width: 18 7/8 x 1 9/16 in
  • Gift of Eva F. Bennett
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1608

The loom beaded strip has a white field and a dark blue border. The repeating pattern is a yellow diamond with a red border and red lines at the ends. The red shape has a dark blue border with a small dark blue triangle on either side of both ends. There is a chevron on either end in yellow, red, and black.