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Object Detail

A group of four butterflies coloured blues, mauves and greens, framed. Mounted with metal pins on a white piece of card and contained within a deep black wooden frame, interior sides coloured gold. White adhered label with black printed text beneath the butterflies reads " Papilio Ulysses " top left, " Morpho didius (PERU) / [Japanese characters]" top right, " Papilio Blumei " bottom left and " Morpho menelaus " bottom right. " No 338 " is stamped along the lower rear edge of the frame. Triangular metal hook at centre top allows for hanging. Rear of frame has a brown paper tape border sealing pale green card.
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