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Painted Box Turtle
  • Patricia DuBose Duncan
    born 1932
    born: Nashville, Tennessee, United States
  • Painted Box Turtle, 1970s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • chromogenic color print (Ektacolor™)
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 23 x 33.6 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 1/16 x 13 1/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 25 in
  • Gift of Patricia DuBose Duncan
  • Not on display
  • 1987.0127

Close-up of turtle (identified as a painted box turtle). The turtle's head has green and yellow stripes and is in the center of the image. There is an orange, green, and yellow shell on the bottom. The top shell has an orange edge. The arms are on the sides in the middle of the image and are dark green, yellow, and black.