Catalog No. 0000.00.00
"Toadstool" bejeweled box bag
0 L x 0 H x 0 D in.
Vintage top-opening solid-wood box purse screen printed with a colorful, smiling toad/frog perched on one of four stylized toadstools/mushrooms. Toad's chest and legs are decorated with faux stones in Emerald and orange. "Toadstool" is screen printed in script in the lower left corner.
Title of Piece
Enid Collins (American, 1926-1989), for Collins of Texas
Associated Product Codes
Green, black, orange, ivory
Collins Jewel Colors
Animals, toads and frogs, humor, puns
Signature and/or Mark
"ec" serigraph on lower right front
Reg. no. GP65660; 01/15/1970; DHW; "Frog sitting on toadstool"
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; vinyl handle; 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 for its age