Elvis Presley's peacock jumpsuit recently sold at auction for $300,000-
Elvis paid $10,000 to have the outfit made for him in the early 1970's by Los Angeles designer Bill Belew.
Peacock motifs were very popular in the 1960's and 1970's when they could be found adorning wall hangings, fabrics and purses.
Check out these fun vintage peacock purses that I found...
Canvas purse with peacock design created out of glass and lucite stones, as well as sequins.
You can purchase this purse for $29.95 over at Pumpkins and Peacock Feathers over on GoAntiques.com
Enid Collins "Pavan" bag featuring peacock designs.
The Starting bid on this purse is $80- and there are 2 days left on it's sale over on eBay
Black cloth purse with jewel and sequin peacock design.
You can "Buy It Now" for $68.50 over at Tea Rose Cottage Shabby to Elegant on eBay.
This post was originally published on August 14, 2008.