Paper, papier-mâché and string
107 x 274 mm; 327 mm (Length)
Tyntesfield, North Somerset
Papier-mâché Easter egg. Red exterior and hanging string. Interior papered with brown and white flowers. Picture on outside of sleeping child in'cradle' egg, watched by duck. Serrated white band on half where join is made. White hanging serrated paper band on interior.
Purchased from the estate of the late Lord Wraxall with the assistance of the NHMF and donations from members and supporters.