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Powder Horn: The Amour, French (F-52)

Object Number: 
1907.36.448
Date: 
1891
Medium: 
Watercolor, black ink and wash, gouache, white lead pigment, and graphite on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 15 1/4 x 10 7/8 in. ( 38.7 x 27.6 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed bottom left: Rufus A. Grider / 1891
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower center inside image in white gouache: "Rufus A Grider / 1891"; inscribed at lower center in brown ink: "The ARMOUR -- A LOVE AFFAIR. this fine Powder horn / is made of Deershorn...R.A. Grider of Canajoharie 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