Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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beaded rosette
  • United States
  • beaded rosette, late 1800s–1980
  • Where object was made: United States
  • buckskin, beading
  • Object Diameter: 14.5 cm
    Object Diameter: 5 11/16 in
  • Gift of Ann and Britt Brown, Blackbear Bosin Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0531
Description

The large beaded rosette has a light blue field. The center design is a seven-pointed star in light blue and medium blue with dark blue details. The star is set in a circle of yellow, orange, red, and dark red. The wide band of light blue is decorated with triangles in medium blue with one dark blue point, separated by small triangles in red and dark red.