image courtesy of Wellcome Library, London | Licence: CC BY 4.0
image courtesy of Wellcome Library, London | Licence: CC BY 4.0

A snake, dark brown in colour.

Comments? Do please tell us: [email protected]

From the Collection

Description

Watercolour, ca.1795

Image Licence

Image Credit

image courtesy of Wellcome Library, London

From the Watercolour World

Location

India

Country

Tags

Tww Comment

Madepolam I cannot find today's name for Madepolam. “An account of Indian serpents, collected on the coast of Coromandel : containing descriptions and drawings of each species, together with experiments and remarks on their several poisons “ , by Patrick Russell, Vol 1, plate XVIII (https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/56230390) and (https://archive.org/stream/accountindianse1russ/accountindianse1russ_djvu.txt)