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Artificial butterfly

1992.744 (RS21079)

Description

Monarch butterfly on wire. Thin wooden cut-out wings glued to carved body. Wire antennae and stand.

Details

Maker
unknown
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
carving (processes)
painting (coating)
wire
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
butterflies
Butterfly
Carved
carving (processes)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Figurine, Animal
figurines
Painted
painting (coating)
wire
Wire
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
2 1/2 x 3 x 2 5/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.744
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
8642

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