perhaps a map of the great lakes region after the glaciers of the ice age had passed over
actually, it is the exterior layers of a paper wasp nest
the layers are made from saliva mixed with wood pulp, aka paper
i love the color palette of these particular wasps
saint paul, minnesota
steve, my knowledgeable husband, was certain it was from a cypress
where is jean-luc when you need him?
p.s. i spent thirty minutes on google trying to identify this…the closest i got was western red cedar, but i am not certain. can anyone lend a hand?