Beans card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Beans

56.21.315

Currently not on display

Information

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.