Walborg Unusual Copper Clad and Lucite Bag

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Unusual hard bag by Walborg of martele burnt orange lucite hand "clad" with copper Art and Crafts patterns. Extremely strange and ugly in a 70's mash up way, almost like a light fixture with a handle.
When light hits the transluscent lucite the bag glows and the copper patterning reveals itself.The process of hand "cladding" the lucite is laborious and similar to how sterling is overlaid on glass on period silver overlay glassware. One small section of loss on back, right. Otherwise excellent condition.
6" x 4" plus 3" handle.
Details
Designer
Walborg
Brand
Walborg
Place of Origin
Hong Kong
Period
1960-1969
Condition
Very Good, Slight loss on copper cladding on back
Dealer Location
New York, NY
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
AU120602461312
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1stdibs seller since 2009
Located in New York, NY

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