Jefferson had a variety of poultry at Monticello, including chickens, ducks, Guinea fowl, peacocks, pigeons, geese, and turkeys. Fresh eggs were a vital ingredient for a variety of recipes, such as Jefferson’s famous ice cream. Collect freshly laid eggs in this cute powder-coated metal carrier, then show them off on your kitchen counter. Holds 6 eggs. 3 ½"h x 8"l x 5"d.