ostrich egg

ostrich egg

symbolic of virgin birth. [Art: Hall, 110]
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He carried no arms whatever, nothing but a rosary of beads bigger than fair-sized filberts, each tenth bead being like a moderate ostrich egg; his bearing, his gait, his dignity and imposing presence held me spellbound and wondering.
Rice paper pictures were also discovered crumpled up in her tiny pocket, and she nearly smashed Will's ostrich egg by trying to sit upon it.
In one corner stood a huge bag of wool, ready to be spun; in another, a quantity of linsey-woolsey just from the loom; ears of Indian corn, and strings of dried apples and peaches, hung in gay festoons along the walls, mingled with the gaud of red peppers; and a door left ajar gave him a peep into the best parlor, where the claw-footed chairs and dark mahogany tables shone like mirrors; andirons, with their accompanying shovel and tongs, glistened from their covert of asparagus tops; mock- oranges and conch - shells decorated the mantelpiece; strings of various-colored birds eggs were suspended above it; a great ostrich egg was hung from the centre of the room, and a corner cupboard, knowingly left open, displayed immense treasures of old silver and well-mended china.
I've eaten ostrich egg in South Africa, but weighing in at around 2kg - roughly 24 hen's eggs - I don't think they'll become a staple of ours!
Peter's Basilica presented in an ostrich egg he created in 2015 and gave to Pope Francis during his visit in Manila.
Meanwhile, the department also organised an 'Ostrich Egg Mosaic Competition' at Ravi Campus, Pattoki.
Meanwhile, the Department of Poultry Production organised the Ostrich Egg Mosaic Competition on Ravi Campus, Pattoki.
There's also a range of weird and wonderful Easter eggs still on offer including the giant Ostrich Egg for [pounds sterling]14.99, made from white chocolate blended with caramel sugar powder.
HHHHH Moser Roth Giant Ostrich Egg (800g), PS14.99, Aldi A life-size replica in white chocolate with caramelised sugar powder, it looked impressive.
The globe was hand-engraved in great detail on two halves of ostrich egg shells that were sourced from Pavia, Italy, where an ostrich breeding place (Struzzeria) was located in the vicinity of the garden of the Visconti of Milan.
"Every game I've played I have been favourite and it felt as though I was going to give birth to an ostrich egg up on the stage because I was so nervous.
The ostrich egg is very large and is the equivalent in size to 24 chicken eggs."