Artificial butterfly

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-8642

Description

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

Details

Descriptive Terms

figurines
carving (processes)
painting (coating)
wire
wood (plant material)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
butterflies
Wire
Painted
Butterfly
Carved
Wood
Figurine, Animal

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

2 1/2 x 3 x 2 5/8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1992.744