Catonephele Numilia Butterfly lowerer wing hook earrings
Hook earrings in sterling silver (925) made with real Catonephele Numilia Butterfly wings (lower wing), also called spotted velvet.
Those butterflies that die after completing their vital and reproductive cycle are collected to give them a second life as an original, colorful and magical jewel like a Butterfly.
Approximate measurement 2.5 x 2.5 cm
Pieces made in collaboration with MUSHOS MUSUK, a Spanish butterfly farm, and its collaborators, whose objective is the educational dissemination, breeding and reproduction of butterflies for their release. NO BUTTERFLY HAS BEEN RAISED OR KILLED FOR THE CREATION OF THESE JEWELRY.
It is a butterfly that presents sexual dimorphism (The males are those that have orange dots on black)