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Powder Horn: The Adam and Eve, German (F-41)

Object Number: 
1907.36.437
Date: 
1891
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown ink and wash, gouache, graphite, and gold and copper metallic pigment, with selective glazing on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 15 5/16 x 11 1/16 in. ( 38.9 x 28.1 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed bottom center: Rufus A. Grider 1891.
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower center inside image in white gouache: "Rufus A. Grider / 1891."; inscribed at upper left in brown ink and graphite: "ADAM & EVE / This rare and beautiful / POWDER HORN was made / in Germany during the 16th / Century..."
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group