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Diorama with Butterflies and Flowers, Italy, 1870

$2,488.02

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A Diorama with natural Wunderkammer Specimens of butterflies. The Specimens are mounted in a pottery vase inside a brown painted wooden showcase with glasses, leaned over oak tree branches, Italy, circa 1870.

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