Sphenoid by Fiona Parkinson combines the Blood-red Glider and a Luna Morpho to create a stunning piece which is part of the Memento Mori collection. Named after a butterfly shaped bone in the skull the vivid red Glider contrasts perfectly with the delicate white of the Morpho. 

Each edition is made by Fiona and is unique due to the beautiful natural variation in the butterflies being used.

All specimens are exquisitely preserved, treated and crafted by Fiona to deliver a stunning artwork guaranteed to add beauty and intrigue to any collection.

How to order

Editions of this piece are sometimes in stock or are available to be made for you on commission!

Please fill in the form below with your details, email us on hello@fionaparkinson.com or message us on your chosen social media platform, to enquire about pricing and availability.

Additional information


38cm x 30cm


1 of 50 Original Editions


Custom available, Handmade wooden, anti-glare glass

Frame colour

Black or White


Cymothoe Sangaris – Blood-Red Glider, Morpho Polyphemus – Luna Morpho/ White Morpho