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Bird egg: Cook’s petrel, Tītī, Pterodroma cookii; Frances Shakespear; 2015.232...

Bird egg: Cook’s petrel, Tītī, Pterodroma cookii; Frances Shakespear; 2015.232.144
Bird egg: Cook’s petrel, Tītī, Pterodroma cookii; Frances Shakespear; 2015.232.144Bird egg: Cook’s petrel, Tītī, Pterodroma cookii; Frances Shakespear; 2015.232.144
Name/Title
Bird egg: Cook’s petrel, Tītī, Pterodroma cookii
About 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.
Medium and Materials
egg shell/Animal Product, 0 - Whole

Measurements
Length (mm): 50mm (3/16ft)
Diameter (mm): 35mm (1/8ft)

Subject and Association Keywords
Natural History/[SCIENCE]
Collection
Shakespear Collection
Credit Line
Gift of the Shakespear family
Object Type
Object/History
Object number
2015.232.144

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