Species: Danaus chrysippus & Danaus chrysippus alcippus
Common Name: Asian Monarch & African Monarch
Native Origin: India & Egypt
Frame Size: 5″ x 6 1/2″
Frame Color: Black
Wood Frame: Finest Handmade Museum Quality Sealed Shadowbox Display.
Glass: 99% UV Blocking Museum Grade Conservation Glass to Prevent Insect Fading.
Background: Insect Name & Origin Printed on Old World Style Parchment Backing.
Materials: Archival & Acid Free materials. Picture Hanger Included.
Description: A beautiful set featuring the Asian monarch or plain tiger from India and the African Monarch from Egypt. The Asian Monarch from India is Indias most common butterfly. The African Monarch from Egypt is believed to be one of the first butterflies to be used in art. A 3500-year-old Egyptian fresco in Luxor features the oldest illustration of this species.