Catalog No. 0000.00.00
Solid-wood box bag decorated with papier mâché flowers, antiqued green
11 1/4 L x 5 3/8 H x 4 1/4 D in.
1966 - 1968 ca.
Top-opening box purse of solid wood painted in antiqued green and decorated with stylized flowers in old gold and antiqued white, with centers in large faux-amber stones. Two leather handles.
Title of Piece
Enid Collins (American, 1926-1989), for Collins of Texas
Associated Product Codes
Antiqued pale green, yellow-orange, ivory, amber
Collins Jewel Colors
Signature and/or Mark
"ec" and copyright symbol raised on lower right corner of lid
Papier mâché on solid wood (possibly mahogany); hand-wrought solid brass clasps and ornaments; natural hand-stained leather handle; satin lining; mirror
Papier mâché; machine-made box with hand-applied stain and lacquer; hand-wrought solid brass; 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.