An emerald and diamond spider pendant/brooch, circa 1890 Realistically modeled as a spider, the body and legs set with cushion-shaped and rose-cut diamonds, the eyes set with circular cabochon rubies and the body set with a step-cut emerald, suspended from a later fine flattened curb-link chain, cushion-shaped diamonds approx. 2.10cts total, detachable brooch fitting.
Ive been wanting kicking legs for a while now but with me being mechanically challenged the chances of me getting them were slim to none. Then today I went in big lots low and behold there they were kicking legs!! I was soooooo excited, just had to have them and got the LAST one. I rushed home and heres what I ended up with. Im sure the legs are not as good as the DIY ones but Im happy with them They are not very impressive laying in my kitchen floor lol but once I get them in the spider
Chinese Moon Moth (Actias luna) Luna -- This rare moon moth is half Spanish and half Chinese. Luna Moths are huge moths, with a wingspan of four and a half inches. They have a white body, pinkish legs, and huge pale green wings. The hindwings have eyespots and long tails. They fly, only at night, in Spring and early Summer. Luna Moths were once very common, but are now considered an endangered species in some areas.
Fossilised spider 'biggest on record' The female, which lived about 165 million years ago, belongs to a collection of spiders well known today - the golden orb weavers. Until this new fossil turned up in Inner Mongolia, the most ancient example from this grouping, or genus, was about 35 million years old.