Catalog No. 0000.00.0
Zodiac series Aries bejeweled box bag in gold.
0 L x 0 H x 0 D in.
Metallic-gold screen print and bejeweled box bag depicting an abstract ram's head (reference to the astrological sign Aries) decorated with faux-gem flowers and stones in amber, orange, and other warm tones. Top is decorated with jewel flowers, gold rings and stars. Astrological symbol for Aries appears on lower left of front. Top-opening box bag. Two handles.
Title of Piece
Aries, from Zodiac series
Enid Collins (American, 1926-1989), for Collins of Texas
Associated Product Codes
CHF, CHW, W8
Metallic gold, amber, orange, earth toned jewels
Topaz, Gold, Orange
Astrology, zodiac, nature, animals, flowers
Signature and/or Mark
"ec" and copyright symbol screen printed on lower right front
Reg. no. undetermined. Date: 1969
Acrylic serigraph on heavily lacquered solid wood (probably mahogany); glass jewels manufactured for Collins of Texas in the Czech Republic; acrylic embellishments; hand-wrought solid brass clasps and ornaments; rigid vinyl handle OR natural hand-stained leather handles; satin lining; mirror
Serigraph (screen) print; machine-made box with hand-applied stain and lacquer; hand-wrought solid brass; some hand assembly (hand application of jewels)
Place of Manufacture
Places of Sale
Shows less-than-typical wear, including to handles; original jewels intact and in place
One series of several called "Zodiac."