Animal Mineral Vegetable 2


    © 2013
  • Dimensions (in inches): 5 x 14 x 2.75
  • Materials:Mica, copper, thread, tyvek with surface applied color, snake skin and skelotonized leaf specimans, positionable mounting adhesive, cherry, wax, Cave Paper (skins) graphite. Box is book board, book cloth and surface treated paper with recessed etched mica label.
  • Collection of: University of Denver, Penrose Library, Special Collections


Specimens from the archive of Ruth Wheeler are laminated in between sheets of mica that is then wrapped with copper tape. The pages are coptic bound in a single page across the spine style learned from Keith Smith. Housed in a custom single tray box..