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Deaths Head Hawk Moth in Box Frame (Acherontia atropos)

The Weird & Wonderful

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Regular price £50.00

Our best selling entomology frame!


A real Death's Head Hawk Moth in box frame. 

Acherontia atropos, or Deaths Head Hawk Moth was made famous by the film 'Silence of the Lambs'. It is most commonly identified by the vaguely skull-shaped pattern adorning the thorax, the characteristic from which its common and scientific names are derived.


Frame: 6 x 6 inch

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  • Death head moths are found across Europe and North Africa
  • Famous for being featured in the film 'Silence of the Lambs'


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All our entomology is framed in house and our frames are proudly made in the UK.

Mounted in our signature style with the insect's Latin and Common name on acid free, textured ivory card and an acid free card mount. 

Solid wood frame with a black finish. 

For more information on how we source our entomology please visit our Ethics page

Please note all our entomology frames contain REAL insects. As they are natural products they may differ in size, shape and colour from the photographed example. 


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