ANTIQUES & COLLECTABLES
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DAVID L. KENINGALE (LEPIDOPTERIST) WILDLIFE LICENCE TAXIDERMY SALES (ENTOMOLOGY) Ref: CL07/2015/0003 Fine collection of European Butterflies (chiefly France) Ex. Coll. David L. Keningale. Specimens in A1 condition, well presented in Family order, with accurate data, covering the years 1990-2016 LESSER PURPLE EMPEROR (A.ilea) - 22 specimens, typical form and form (Clytie), PAIR OF SWALLOWTAIL, five male and female LARGE TORTOISESHELL, presented in glazed Watkins & Doncaster display case
3 SPANISH FESTOON, 57 MARBLED WHITE showing dark form, typical and underside variation, including 4 female specimens, ab. ulbrichi (underside hindwings marking less, only the markings of the upperside showing through), presented in glazed mahogany display case
3 MARBLED WHITE (ab.ulbrichi) 3 ITALIAN MARBLED WHITE, 21 specimens, male, female, underside, WESTERN MARBLED WHITE, 5 DAPPLED WHITE, 4 GREEN-VEINED WHITE, 8 SMALL WHITE, 7 WOOD WHITE - presented in glazed mahogany display case
THE POPLAR ADMIRAL, 12 male specimens, 3 underside set showing heavy variation - reduced hindwing markings, 1 ABERRATION HINDWING white markings completely absent, 5 GREAT-BANDED GRAYLING AND OTHER GRAYLINGS, 7 MALE AND FEMALE SILVER-WASHED FRITILLARY (large specimens) 7 MARBLED FRITILLARY, 7 MARSH FRITILLARY (Large Southern form) 6 HETHERIE FRITILLARY, 5 PEARL-BORDERED FRITILLARY, SERIES OF 15 SPOTTED FRITILLARY MALE AND FEMALE showing heavy variation, well presented in large glazed display case
SERIES OF 24 MALE, FEMALE, UNDERSIDE, THE FALSE HEATH FRITILLARY, neatly arranged and presented in glazed display case
73 FINE SPECIMENS to include assorted FRITILLARIES, MEADOW BROWN, CHESTNUT HEATH, PALE CLOUDED YELLOW, WHITE ADMIRAL, SOUTHERN WHITE ADMIRAL, SPURGE HAWK MOTH, etc., displayed in polished wood storebox
A POLISHED WOOD STORE BOX BEARING WATKINS & DONCASTER TRADE LABEL, housing a collection of striking Temperature Forced abberations - Nymphalidae Small Tortoiseshell ab. pseudo-Connexa. ab. semi-chnusoides, Painted Lady ab. priameis., ab. varina. J.H. Payne Lincoln Collection, 1970S full data. Series of Extreme Aberration Map Butterfly (A. levana) Queen of Spain Fritillary, Tingewick, Bucks X.09, K. Bailey Small Tortoiseshell aberration, (Black Pin), Wilts., July 72, R.E.S. (Roy Stockley). 32 Specimens
SERIES OF 26 MALE, FEMALE, UNDERSIDE, THE HEATH FRITILLARY, presented in glazed display case
A LATE VICTORIAN MAHOGANY SIX DRAWER COLLECTORS CABINET having turned knob handles, on closed base, 38cm wide