Bird egg: Little shearwater, Puffinus assimilis; Frances Shakespear; 2015.232.14...

Name/Title

Bird egg: Little shearwater, Puffinus assimilis

About this object

Shell of a little shearwater egg which has been blown and has a small hole on one side. Off white coloured shell with some staining. Pencil inscription on egg: Allied shearwater

Maker

Frances Shakespear

Medium and Materials

egg shell/Animal Product, 0 - Whole

Measurements

Length (mm): 60mm (3/16ft)
Diameter (mm): 40mm (1/8ft)

Subject and Association Keywords

Natural History/[SCIENCE]

Named Collection

Shakespear Collection

Credit Line

Gift of the Shakespear family

Object Type

Object/History

Object number

2015.232.147

Rights

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