Emmer Grain card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Emmer Grain

56.21.326

Currently not on display

Information

Grains of emmer, Triticum dicocum. 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: "Hawara Roman Wheat". CONDITION NOTE 1998: Some damaged, surface dirt. Dimensions are for the container.