Strange Fruit

My granddaughter Amy found this on the beach:

It is near-spherical, 6 cm diameter, rock-hard and the inside is highly (and pleasantly) aromatic but not citrus-like. Petrified orange? Escape from pot-pourri (probably too large for that)? Exotic fruit that has travelled by sea?

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2 Responses to “Strange Fruit”

  1. skyeent Says:

    Some sort of gourd?

  2. Stephen Says:

    Could well be.I have had calabash suggested but it is spherical rather than bottle-shaped….

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