Powder Horn: Jansen Wurts (FW-167), with a Landscape Vignette of Kingston, New York in 1819, after John Vanderlyn

Object Number: 
1907.36.146
Date: 
c. 1890
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, collage, gouache, and graphite with selective glazing on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 3/4 x 13 in. ( 27.3 x 33 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed center: RA Grider 1890
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower right in brown ink: "The JANSEN WURTS...", followed by a brief history of the horn at lower center; at middle left below vignette: "KINGSTON N.Y. in 1819 by JOHN VANDERLYN..."
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group