Collection Date: June 29, 1933; June 10, 1930
7 in HIGH x 5 in WIDE x 0.875 in DEEP


Gift of the Walt Disney Family Foundation

Four (4) Butterflies in a Riker Mount which is a thin, glass-topped, cotton-filled exhibition case.  They are arranged in four (4) rows.  They range in size from 1 3/4 x 2 3/4 to 2 x 2 3/4.  All butterflies are brown color with white spots on top wings. The veins are outlined in black and are visible on most of the body both on the topside and underside.  The top and bottom butterfly are wide open and the middle two are folded.  Verso shows that the top three butterflies are from Chatfield, Texas. The one on the bottom is from Marlow, Oklahoma The following description is given in clockwise order. The first butterfly is female, the second is male, the third is male and the fourth is female. VERSO: In pencil from top to bottom:  " [female symbol] 6-29-33 Chatfield Tex The Queen [female symbol] [male symbol]" on top portion.  Bottom portion in pencil "6-10-30 Marlow, Okla [male symbol]"

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