Bird egg: emu, Dromaius novaehollandiae; Frances Shakespear; 2015.232.139

Name/Title

Bird egg: emu, Dromaius novaehollandiae

About this object

Shell of an emu egg which has been blown. Very dark grey pitted shell.

Maker

Frances Shakespear

Medium and Materials

egg shell/Animal Product, 0 - Whole

Measurements

Length (mm): 135mm (7/16ft)
Diameter (mm): 90mm (5/16ft)

Subject and Association Keywords

Natural History/[SCIENCE]

Collection

Shakespear Collection

Credit Line

Gift of the Shakespear family

Object Type

Object/History

Object number

2015.232.139

Copyright Licence  

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