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

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

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