Tomb of Djehutymes (TT 295)

Image

Description:
Horned viper
Phonogram:
f
Sign No.:
I9
Date:
18th DynastyNew Kingdom
Type:
Tomb
Provenance:
El-Khokha, Thebes

Technique

Appearance:
FinishedPolychrome
Colors:
BlackBlueRedWhiteYellow
Stylistic notes:
The sign shows the Horned viper (Cerastes cerastes).
Color notes:
Yellow with red outline, markings and eye, blue back and serrated designed on the neck, white belly, and black horn.
Image source:
Personal Photograph ©Krisztian Vertes, 2022