Egg Item ID

Each item in Minecraft has a unique ID assigned to it, known as an item ID, this can be used in commands to spawn the item into the game. The item ID for egg in Minecraft is shown below:

Egg Spawn Command

The Egg item can be spawned in Minecraft with the below command. Cheats must be enabled before this will work.

If you are running the Essentials plugin, you will need to run /minecraft:give instead of simply /give. This is because the Essentials /give command overrides Minecraft's built-in command.

Egg Information


Eggs in Minecraft are dropped by chickens (naturally, not when killed). When right clicked, they are thrown like snowballs and have a 1 in 8 chance of spawning a baby chicken. Eggs are also used to create cakes and pumpkin pies in Minecraft.

Item ID minecraft:egg
Numerical ID 344
Stackable Yes
Max Stack Size 16
Recipes Used In Cake, Pumpkin Pie