2010.95.8

Collection Date: June 1, 1933
7 in HIGH x 5.125 in WIDE x 1 in DEEP
Navarro County, TX

Chatfield, Texas

Gift of the Walt Disney Family Foundation
2010.95.8


Six (6) butterflies in a Riker Mount which is a thin, glass-topped, cotton-filled exhibition case.   There are two atop and then one under another and then two at bottom. Upper side of  fore wing yellow with wide black apex. Hind wing with black border.  There is small black spot in fore wing cell. The fourth butterfly is all yellow with no black border on the edge. They range in size from 1 x 1 1/2 to 1 7/8 x 1 1/8.  All butterflies are male. VERSO: A dark pink stamp that has a box with the following information inside: "Collection of Clay Ward (obstructed by a hook used to hang the mount) Inglewood-California NAME [line] on DATE [line] LOCATION [line]" In black handwritten ink on the NAME line: "Eurema Lisa" In black handwritten ink on the DATE line: "June 1, 1933" In black handwritten ink on the LOCATION line:"Chatfield, Texas" Below in handwritten black ink is: "Little Sulphur". Male  symbols are stamped below in pink that correspond to the butterflies on recto.

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