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Collection of Bird's Eggs

1998.355 (RS23398)

Description

Diamond-shaped display cabinet with bird's eggs, two possibly ostrich, laid in cotton and hay. Folded paper clipping enclosed.

Details

Maker
Tucker, R. H. (Richard Hawley), 1859-1952 (Collector)
Date
1875-1890
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
eggshell (animal material)
Object type
Animal Artifact
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
collections (object groupings)
egg
EGG, BIRD
eggshell (animal material)
Dimensions
6 1/2 x 20 1/2 x 13 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.355
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18316

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