Collection Date: September 10, 1934
7.125 in HIGH x 5.125 in WIDE x 0.75 in DEEP
Los Angeles Co.


Gift of the Walt Disney Family Foundation

Five (5) butterflies in a Riker Mount which is a thin, glass-topped, cotton-filled exhibition case. Upper side bright orange with black markings; 3 black-encircled white dots on forewing leading edge. Underside brown; forewing with orange at base; both wings with elongated, iridescent silver spots. These range in size from 1 5/8 x 1 7/8 to 1 1/2 x 2 3/4. The two in the middle are folded. Verso: A dark pink stamp that has a box with the following information inside: "Collection of Clay Ward Inglewood-California NAME [line] on DATE [line] LOCATION [line]" In black handwritten ink on the NAME line: "Dione vanillae" In black handwritten ink on the DATE line: "Sept. 10, 1934" In black handwritten ink on the LOCATION line:"Inglewood, Calif."  In handwritten black ink "The Gulf Fritillary"

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