Pointiled Egg

JN_12_11
WHITE MILK GLASS EGG, WITH A PONTIL ON ONE END.

IF I’M CORRECT, THESE WERE USED IN NESTS, TO AID CHICKENS IN LAYING EGGS IN A NEST, AND NOT JUST ANYWHERE. ALSO, SUPPOSEDLY, WERE PAINTED AT EASTER TIME.

A RARE FIND. DUG AT THE BOXWOOD ROAD DIG. CIRCA 1