She wore upon her brow the uraeus of Ancient Egyptian royalty; her sole garment was a robe of finest gauze.
"Take the uraeus crown from my head," he continued aloud, as he seated himself at the feast.
The uraeus or snake worn in the crowns and head-dresses of the Pharaohs was a symbol of royalty.
Without doubt it was the uraeus, that symbol which only the royalties of Old Egypt dared to wear.
She was dressed in priestly robes and wore a costly head-dress with the winged disc and the uraeus.
The next morning, Amenhotep's uraeus was gone and the corpse of Jason's man was found—part of it.