Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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beaded napkin ring
  • Apache or Diné (Navajo) peoples
  • beaded napkin ring, 1922–1928
  • Where object was made: Fort Apache, Arizona, United States
  • beading
  • Object Height/Diameter: 3 x 4.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 1 1/8 x 1 3/4 in
  • Gift of Eva F. Bennett
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1566
Label Text

The short loom beaded strip has the ends sewn closed. The dark pink field has light purple edges. A dark blue human figure wearing a skirt is repeated twice.