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Photo#1724117
Nest or egg case

Nest or egg case
West Windsor, Mercer County, New Jersey, USA
September 8, 2019
Size: 5 inches long, 2 inches w
Putty colored. On underside of outdoor umbrella. Does not appear to have any opening -appears to be fully sealed.

Nest
It could be something in the order Hymenoptera, (Aculeata) see here. Did you try to open it up?

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