- 08.092 and it did not take him long to find a nice smooth egg-shaped one
Ah, the right tool for the job. Nothing like it.
This word is, of course, attested in OED. I rather love one of the examples:
1854 J. H. Stocqueler Hand-bk. Brit. India (ed. 3) 370 Ceylon is egg-shaped.
“egg, n.” OED Online, Oxford University Press, June 2017, http://www.oed.com/view/Entry/59878. Accessed 13 September 2017.