c1930 Brazil Butterfly Wings in Inlaid Wood Serving Tray


A beautiful c1930 Brazilian made wooden serving tray which has been decorated with many images of butterflies; all made of exotic butterfly wings.

The wings even form the body section of the insect. The butterflies are mounted on cream woollen baize and it is protected by a clear pane of glass. The tray has had a suspension chord attached in order to display it on the wall. The wooden frame has been further decorated by inlaid wooden marquetry. Condition is extremely good.

Size: 62 x 38 x 4 cm (24 3/8 x 15 x 1 ½ inches)
Weight: 1970 g