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Designed by Ilaria Venturini Fendi (Italian)
Height x length: 43.2 x 40.6 x 22.9 cm (17 x 16 x 9 in.)
Medium or Technique
Maasai fabrics, military blankets, African kanga fabric, reused drawer pulls, wood, leather remnants, PVC, vintage fabric lining, shutter straps
Not On View
“Dragon Drawer 323” large-scale handbag made out of recycled materials including a carved wooden panel made by African women that reads “Save Waste from Waste.” The front panel consists of triangular scraps of brightly-colored formed into a sunburst pattern. The back and sides are made from gray and green military blankets. Short straps.
Labeled "Carmina Campus, Made in Italy, 323"
Gift of Carmina Campus SRL to the MFA. (Accession date: April 25, 2012)
Gift of Carmina Campus SRL