Catalog No. 0000.00.00
"Roadrunner" bird-themed bejeweled box bag in a casket style
11 1/4 L x 5 3/8 H x 4 1/4 D in.
Casket-style box purse serigraphed and embellished on all sides and top. Features a stylized roadrunner, stars and flowers screen printed in black on warm-stained wood. Embellished on all sides with Crystal faux gems and metallic-gold acrylic embellishments. "roadrunner" serigraph in hand-script cursive style appears in lower left corner. Two handles.
Title of Piece
Enid Collins (American, 1926-1989), for Collins of Texas
Associated Product Codes
Black, white, gold (metal)
Collins Jewel Colors
Topaz, Gold (metal)
Birds, nature, sun, the West
Signature and/or Mark
"ec" serigraph on lower right front
Acrylic serigraph on heavily lacquered solid wood (probably mahogany with walnut stain); glass jewels manufactured for Collins of Texas in the Czech Republic; acrylic embellishments; hand-wrought solid brass clasps and ornaments; rigid vinyl 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 typical wear from use on leather and interior; minor wear to wood; serigraph vivid; original jewels and embellishments intact and in place.
One of many variations on this theme.