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beaded strip
  • Apache or Diné (Navajo) peoples
  • beaded strip, 1922–1928
  • Where object was made: Fort Apache, Arizona, United States
  • cotton, beading
  • Object Length/Width: 98.5 x 4.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 38 3/4 x 1 3/4 in
  • Gift of Eva F. Bennett
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1573

This is a loom beaded strip on faded black cotton fabric. It has a dark green field with black border. The red and yellow-orange diamonds with blue dots repeat. There are small red and yellow-orange diamonds in the negative space around the diamonds.