Beans card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum



Currently not on display


Six horse beans, Vicia faba Collected at Hawara by W. M. Flinders Petrie, 1889. Kept within a glass test tube with cork stopper. Annotation in black in on a piece of paper kept inside the tube by Percy Newberry: "Beans Hawara Roman.". CONDITION NOTE 1998: Outer shells are breaking off, surface dirt. Dimensions are for the container.