White leather handbag with appliquéd leather flowers, faux pearls, rhinestones, copper fish, sand dollars, and stars with wooden base. White leather coin purse with flower appliqué and metal zipper.
Gift from Marilyn M. Maxwell (donor's mother) December 25, 1987; 2005 Gift to MFA, September 21, 2005
Gift of Stewart Shillito Maxwell, Jr. in memory of his mother Marilyn M. Maxwell
- Possibly designed by Collins of Texas, American
Overall (Handbag): 21 x 16.5 cm (8 1/4 x 6 1/2 in.) Overall (Coin Purse): 17.8 x 10.2 cm (7 x 4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Leather, copper wire mesh, faux pearls and rhinestones, and wood