It is not alive, nor does it have any important purpose in the movie, it is only a background prop.
In the original film it was used during a transformation scene of a man being turned into a snake.
- Curse of the Puppet Master
- It is a prop from the movie 'Sssssss' (1973).
- Curse of the Puppet Master and Sssssss have almost the same plot.
- Effects artist Mark Williams created this prop.