French | 2003

 

A linen covered case containing a male and a female Cape York Birdwing Butterfly (Ornithoptera priamus poseidon) collected in Papua New Guinea. From the famous Parisian taxidermist, Deyrolle, which burnt down in 2008 almost completely destroying their historic collection.

 

Height 26cm  x  Width 19.5cm  x  Depth 5cm

£240