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Length of furnishing fabric

Natural colored cotton textile printed with large scale alternating rows of green dashed lines and blue asterisks within green circles. Two selvedges "[arrow] TOP Alhambra A © Rowen Handprinted Design by Albert Herbert."


About 1962 or 1963, purchased from Design Research, Cambridge, MA by Margaret M. Lincoln; gift of Lincoln to the MFA (Accession date: November 18, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret M. Lincoln

English (?), mid 20th century

Object Place


Overall: 129.5 x 132.1 cm (51 x 52 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave, hand printed


Textiles and Fashion Arts


Textiles, Printed