SOLD – Glass Box Moths, from the Oberthur Collection

Beautiful entomology. Collection of pinned butterflies….or are they moths? Plaque on side of frame acknowledges Rene Oberthur, brother of entomolist Charles Oberthur. Charles named 42 new genera of moths and had the second largest private collection of specimens in the world in 1916 (5 million specimens).

Dimensions: L 15″ x W 11.5″ x D 2.5″