Catalog No. 0000.00.00
Solid-wood box bag decorated with a single white papier mâché flower, with copper, gold and antique white
8 5/8 L x 1 7/8 W x 4 1/4 H in.
1966 - 1968 ca.
Box purse of solid wood painted in antiqued white and metallic gold and copper. Decorated with a papier mâché flower in antiqued white gold, with a large faux-amber stone in its center. Small, round metallic-gold embellishments. Vinyl handle is antiqued brown.
Title of Piece
Enid Collins (American, 1926-1989), for Collins of Texas
Antique white, metallic gold, copper, brown
Collins Jewel Colors
Signature and/or Mark
"ec" in raised papier mâché in lower right corner of front panel
Papier mâché on wood; glass faux stones manufactured for Collins of Texas in the Czech Republic; brass findings; leather handles; satin lining; mirror
Machine-made box; some hand assembly
Place of Manufacture
Places of Sale
Shows typical wear from use
Part of papier mâché product line manufactured in Puerto Rico in the late 1960s.