Naturalist's Miscellany Plate 659 Postcard
The yellow Indian phalæna is shown here in its larval stage as a young caterpillar. This eccentric looking caterpillar has been prized for centuries for robust silk.
This postcard from features bookplate 659 from The Naturalist's Miscellany Volume 16 by George Shaw (1789-1813), soured from Museums Victoria's own collection of rare books. A miniature version of our exclusive print, this postcard makes a great missive, decoration or memento.
- Postcard Dimensions (cm): 12 x 18
- Printed on 350gsm, acid-free paper.
- 100% carbon-neutral and FSC-certified.