Florida's Hopewell Serpent Mound

Florida's Hopewell Serpent Mound

Ortona Complex , located near Lake Okeechobe, Florida was the presence of a very large mound in the form of a snake eating an egg.




The Florida serpent effigy is depicted swallowing an egg.  Different "Hopewellian" earthworks are located throughout Florida showing they had cultural and commercial intercourse with the Ohio Valley.