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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: 52 x 2 cm
    Object Length/Width: 20 1/2 x 3/4 in
  • Gift of Eva F. Bennett
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1630

The loom beaded strip has a translucent pink field. The repeating design is a white sideways "M" with triangles on the ends outlined in green. A small white triangle outlined in green, nestles into the top of the "M." The "M" alternates directions.