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Powder Horn: Abraham Tomlinson (1812-5), with Carving Unfurled, and a Vignette View of the Jane McCrea Monument at Fort Edward, New York

Object Number: 
1907.36.341
Date: 
1881
Medium: 
Brown and black ink and wash, watercolor, gouache, graphite, and gold metallic pigment, with selective glazing on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 12 x 14 7/8 in. ( 30.5 x 37.8 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed botton left: RA Grider. Sketched July 14, 1887. Bottom right: RA Grider Canajoharie N.Y.
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower center below horn in black ink: "RA Grider Canajoharie N.Y."; also signed at lower left inside vignette image; inscribed at lower right: "The ABRAHAM TOMLINSON.", followed by a brief history of the horn; at lower left below vignette: "The JANE McCREA Monument at Ft. EDWARD N.Y...."
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group