Fig Seeds card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Fig Seeds


Currently not on display


Fig seeds. Collected at the pyramid town of Lahun by W. M. Flinders Petrie, 1889-90. Kept within a glass test tube with cork stopper. Annotation in black on the cork by Percy Newberry: "XII Kahun Fig". CONDITION NOTE 1998: Old insect infestation, surface dirt, fragile and fragmenting. Dimensions are for the container.