Bronze figure of the lioness-headed goddess Wadjet, seated on a throne which is attached to a rectangular plinth. Remains of headdress consist of circular modius and uraeus. Sides of throne have standard decoration; back bears incised falcon and papyrus-plants. Hole through base-plate of plinth, interior of figure hollow. Hands clenched on lap.
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