A large, horned snake with numerous magical properties. Ilvermorny's founder Isolt Sayre befriended one and named a school house after it
Horned Serpent fact file
Has a horned head. Certain American species also sport a jewel in the forehead
- Magic Abilities
Emits a low musical note to sound danger. Shavings from its horn can be used as wand cores. Its jewel is said to grant powers of invisibility and flight.
- Typical Habitats
Various species can be found globally. The largest group belongs to North America
A Horned Serpent was said to have bonded with Ilvermorny founder Isolt Sayre
A legend exists concerning the founder of Ilvermorny School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, Isolt Sayre, and a Horned Serpent.
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