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Annapolis Heritage Society

Artwork


Accession number: 010.02.81
Category: Art
Object type: Terrarium
Date: circa 1990 – 2010
Materials: Glass, wood, paint, monarch butterfly
Measurements: 5 cm L x 5 cm W x 26.5 cm H
Marks/Label:

Tag marked RM C039

Description:

A preserved monarch butterfly is perched on a wooden purple painted flower in a one gallon glass jar. The leaves have been painted green and brown paint is on the lowest part of the base.

History of Use:

Created and preserved by Eugene 'Bud' Hamm originally of Lequille, resident of Clarence, N.S. at time of death.