Bird egg: Cook’s petrel, Tītī, Pterodroma cookii; Frances Shakespear; 2015.232.1...
Bird egg: Cook’s petrel, Tītī, Pterodroma cookiiAbout this object
Shell of a Cook’s petrel egg which has been blown and has one end damaged. Off white coloured shell with some staining. A blowing hole has been drilled in the shell. Ink inscription around blowing hole on egg: Cooks petrel / 20.7.1902 / Curtis Isle / "HINEMOA" / J.B.Maker
egg shell/Animal Product, 0 - Whole
Length (mm): 50mm (3/16ft)
Diameter (mm): 35mm (1/8ft)
Shakespear CollectionCredit Line
Gift of the Shakespear familyObject Type