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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: 44.5 x 2 cm
    Object Length/Width: 17 1/2 x 3/4 in
  • Gift of Eva F. Bennett
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1642

The loom beaded strip has a yellow field and light blue outline. There are two repeating designs that alternate. Thick white chevrons are outlined in brown and connected to a green diamond and each other with a brown line. The line is crossed by two light blue lines. The other design is a brown bowtie outlined in green with a yellow center.