Gold couchant lion: the body cast with a hole through the chest to the tail; the rectangular baseplate with curved front edge was made separately. The body is smooth and undecorated except for details of the mane which are chased between parallel lines, and the feathering on the forelegs. The face is expressive, with large, downturned eyes, an unusual feature. The nose is prominent, the mouth upcurved. The chest is undecorated and covered with a coppery deposit. The tail is made from a piece of wire looped around the right haunch, decorated with short incised lines and ending in a knob. On the base-plate is inscribed, to the right, a scene showing two dancing men flanking a 'nefer'-sign. The cross-bar of the hieroglyph is lower than usual because of the position of the mens' arms. To the left is a hawk representing Horus, and a Set-animal followed by three hieroglyphs.
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