Wadjet

To celebrate Chinese New Year 2013, "Year of the Serpent", I have the Egyptian goddess Wadjet!
She has the solar crown and is supporting herself on a Was scepter, as she is in Amenemhat I's relief
Ink pen and colored pencil on acid free paper, 17.8 x 25.3 cm (7 x 10 in.)
   
Spiral rings removed after the scan, but otherwise unedited, except for slight lightening of the snake body
© Joan Ann Lansberry, February 2013


To learn more about Wadjet and other Serpent Deities, see my Research Paper: Egyptian Serpent Power