Bird egg: Little shearwater, Puffinus assimilis; Frances Shakespear; 2015.232.14...
Bird egg: Little shearwater, Puffinus assimilisAbout this object
Shell of a little shearwater egg which has been blown and has large hole and spiral fracture on one side. Off white coloured shell with some staining. Shell fractured and part of text missing. Pencil inscription on egg: Allied shearwater [...]dle Is. GB / 1904 / Pira[...]teMaker
egg shell/Animal Product, 0 - Whole
Length (mm): 55mm (3/16ft)
Diameter (mm): 38mm (1/8ft)
Shakespear CollectionCredit Line
Gift of the Shakespear familyObject Type