This framed lantern fly has a protuberance at its head that looks like a peanut and displays false eyes that resemble a lizard or a serpent. It was originally, and falsely, believed to be luminescent. This framed insect shadow box is professionally mounted in a gallery frame with UV blocking glass. Check out all our Framed Lanternflies.
PEANUT HEAD LANTERNFLY FRAMING:
► 7 3/4″ x 5 3/4″ x 2.5″
► Tru-Vue UV blocking conservation glass (so colors / details won’t fade)
► Gallery quality shadowbox frame
► Archival mounting materials (Acid and Lignin-free)
► Hook attached to back to hang on wall (Frame can also stand on its own)
► Natural history story about the specimen comes on a vintage style museum label.
► Tissue paper and info about ethical butterfly origin and care of display.
► Professionally made by an entomologist in Sonoma County California.
WE FRAME WITH UV BLOCKING GLASS:
UV rays are one of the most significant sources of degradation in museum artwork so we use Tru-Vue Conservation Clear UV blocking glass which blocks 99% of UV rays so you can enjoy your insect art for decades.
BEST OF BUGS:
The high quality and detail of our framed insect displays have been recognized by Pottery Barn, West Elm, Apartment Therapy, Herman Miller and won the BEST of HOUZZ award (leading home design site) for 2014 & 2015. see all our awards and press.