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Abbot, John, 1751-1840 :Small purple hair streak butterfly. [1816-1818]

Reference Number: E-272-f-028

Two purple hair streak butterflies in flight. According to the artist's notes `Feeds on the black huckleberry and is frequent in most parts of the country.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Natural history drawings and Watercolours, related to Joshua & Thomas Gilpin (Firm, Pennsylvania), Caterpillars and Butterflies.

Part of:
Abbot, John 1751-1840 :Original drawings of insects by J Abott. [1816?], Reference Number E-272-f (103 digitised items)

Extent: 1 watercolour(s)Watercolour on cream wove paper 342 x 248 mm. Vertical imageSingle art work

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