Catalog No. 0000.00.00
Solid-wood box bag decorated with papier mâché anthropomorphic sun
11 1/4 L x 5 3/8 H x 4 1/4 D in.
1966 - 1968 ca.
Box purse of light-toned wood finished in antiqued off-white and decorated with a papier mâché anthropomorphic sun. Face is also in off-white, with sun rays in golden brown. No title on purse itself.
Title of Piece
Enid Collins (American, 1926-1989), for Collins of Texas
Associated Product Codes
Ivory, golden brown, black
Collins Jewel Colors
Sun, nature, celestial, faces
Signature and/or Mark
"ec" in raised papier mâché on lower right corner (no copyright symbol)
Papier mâché on solid wood (possibly mahogany); hand-wrought solid brass clasps and ornaments; rigid vinyl handle; satin lining; mirror
Papier mâché; machine-made box with hand-applied stain and lacquer; hand-wrought solid brass; some hand assembly
Web-press serigraph print; machine-made box; some hand assembly (hand application of jewels)
Place of Manufacture
Places of Sale
Shows typical wear from use
One variation on this theme.