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 4 1/4 H x 1 7/8 Din.
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
Associated Product Codes
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 solid wood (possibly mahogany); glass jewels manufactured for Collins of Texas in the Czech Republic; acrylic embellishments; 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 (jewels applied by hand)
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.