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Powder Horn: Edward Sherburne (R-14), with Carving Unfurled and a Landscape Vignette of the Great Elm Tree, Cambridge, Massachusetts

Object Number: 
1907.36.198
Date: 
1891
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, graphite, and copper and blue metallic pigment with selective glazing on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 1/8 x 15 3/8 in. ( 28.3 x 39.1 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: not signed
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at upper right: "The / SHERBURNE", followed by a brief history of the horn; inscribed at lower right above vignette: "THE GREAT ELM at CAMBRIDGE...."
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group