Collection of Butterflies in 40 framed cases
Lot 2011WY
Forty Framed Butterfly Collections
Sold for US$ 10,000 inc. premium

Lot Details
Collection of Butterflies in 40 framed cases Collection of Butterflies in 40 framed cases Collection of Butterflies in 40 framed cases
Forty Framed Butterfly Collections
Various species
Various localities

Comprising over 1,500 butterflies, this impressive collection displays specimens from localities around the world including Africa, Indonesia and Asia, the Caribbean and South and Central America, with a special emphasis on South American specimens. Within the collection are some of the most rare specimens known. The specimens are professionally spread and are displayed in forty Cornell Academy drawers.
Each display measures 16.5 x 20.25 x 2.5in

Saleroom notices

  • Please note that one of the glass framed pieces was damaged during shipping.
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