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Object Name Specimen, Animal
Catalog Number 96.42.659 A-B
Description Mounted butterfly specimen of a Fatima (Anarita fatima.) From the front, the medium sized butterfly is dark brown on both the forewing and hindwing. A yellow band starts at the top of the forewing and follows to the bottom of the hindwing. Yellow spots dot the top edge of the forewing and both wingtips. A red strip is visible towards the abdomen, on the hindwing. The forewing is wider than the hindwing. From the back, the butterfly's pattern appears muted. The butterfly is mounted in between two panes of glass and is displayed in a glass box with tape around the edges. A wooden base holds the specimen upright. The butterfly is identified on the bottom of the base.

A - butterfly specimen, B - wooden base
Material glass/tape/wood/butterfly
Dimensions H-3 W-3.563 D-0.625 inches
Dimension Details Measurements are for the glass case, including the wooden base. Width is the case only. The butterfly is not meaured.
People Ball, Elisabeth
Search Terms Ball family
Subjects Animals
Classification Animals
Collectors & Collecting
Imagefile 054\9642659 AB.JPG