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Length of fabric: Lunar Rocket

Blue textile patterned with large scale US rockets, moon, stars, and earth. Selvedge is marked "Lunar Rocket designed for Warner's by Eddie Squires."

Provenance

Summer 2006, acquired by Francesca Galloway, London; purchased from Galloway by MFA (Accession date: December 16, 2009)

Credit Line

John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund

Length of furnishing fabric

English, 1969

Object Place

England

Dimensions

Length x width: 171 x 116 cm (67 5/16 x 45 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.5034

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave, rotary printed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles