Powder Horn: The Bartholomew (FW-164), with Carving Unfurled and Vignettes of a Hessian Helmet and Washington's Life Guard Helmet
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, and graphite, with selective glazing on beige paper
Overall: 11 1/16 x 14 7/16 in. ( 28.1 x 36.7 cm )
inscriptions: Signed bottom center: RA Grider Augt. 1890
Signed and inscribed at lower right in brown ink: "R A Grider of Canajoharie N.Y. Augt. 1890."; inscribed at lower left: "The BARTHOLOMEW…", followed by a brief history of the horn; at upper left: "CAP worn by Genl. WASHINGTON'S Life / Guards…"
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
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