Natural History Curiosities - Nature & science combined in art.
At Natural History Curiosities we want to share our passion of the Natural World with unique items from insects, minerals, feathers and many other natural curiosities combined in pieces of art. Most items are presented in an historical educational way, supported by unique illustrations.
All our specimen are ethically gathered. Insects come from farms, not caught in the wild, shells are found on beaches and not pulled from reefs...
Almost all of our products are unique and one of a kind! We make them ourselves and handle them like true craftsmen.
Most of the products have an educational value as they come with vintage scientific illustrations adding an explanation to the object or curiosity.
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Our webshop is full of unique natural history curiosities, all of them have an educational value as well!
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Some of our unique products
Pyrite crystals on matrix from Navajun, Spain€62,00 Add to basket
Big piece of fair trade Agate (L) from Brazil€25,00 Add to basket
Petrified wood (5) from Indonesia (22 million year old)€65,00 Add to basket
Petrified wood (4) from Indonesia (22 million year old)€65,00 Add to basket
Dr. P. G. Buekers – Onze Kevers – 1912€185,00 Add to basket
Maria Sibylla Merian: Metamorphosis insectorum Surinamensium (2016 reprint XL)€109,00 Add to basket
Small Pyrite matrix with single crystal, Navajun, Spain€15,00 Add to basket
Real moth (Hyles Livornica) with vintage illustrations€54,99 Add to basket
How do hornbills communicate?
Hornbills tend to communicate visually or vocally. However, for those that are …
Jewel Beetles – Natural pieces of jewellery
The jewel beetle has a shiny, brilliant color on its chitinous shell …
Who was William Kirby, the father of entomology?
William Kirby (September 19, 1759 – July 4, 1850) was an English …