Fig Seeds? card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Fig Seeds?

56.21.314

Currently not on display

Information

Perhaps Fig, Ficus carica. 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: "Kahun XII Fig?". CONDITION NOTE 1998: Fragile and fragmenting, surface dirt, flecked surface. Dimensions are for the container.