Catalog No. 0000.00.00
Solid-wood box bag decorated with white papier mâché owl with amber eyes
0 L x 0 H x 0 D in.
1966 - 1968 ca.
Box purse of solid wood finished in antiqued caramel color and decorated with a white papier mâché owl sitting on a sinuous branch. Owl's eyes decorated with large amber faux gems. No title on purse itself.
Title of Piece
Enid Collins (American, 1926-1989), for Collins of Texas
Associated Product Codes
Caramel brown, off-white, amber
Collins Jewel Colors
Owls, birds, animals
Signature and/or Mark
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
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.