Luther Burbank's 150th Birthday Celebration.
Genuine ostrich egg shell with Luther Burbank's picture
displayed on the piece of shell that was cut from the opening.
Hinged shell doors reveal the plant wizard. The base was sculpted
from clay and kiln fired. All the Shasta daisies were cut from computer
paper and layered to give a 3d appearance.
Miniature asparagus (Luther's favorite food) was created from
A bird on her
nest sits on top of the rose trellis (built from balsa wood).
Created by Mary Deasy and Peggy Vincent
Mother and Daughter
Presented to the Luther Burbank Home and Garden May 14, 1999.
This special egg was on display for one year during the 150th celebration.
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