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Powder Horn: The Bunker Hill, Ephraim Moors (R-29), with Carving Unfurled

Object Number: 
1907.36.210
Date: 
1889
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, and graphite, with selective glazing on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 15/16 x 13 5/8 in. ( 30.3 x 34.6 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: signed bottom left: RA Grider June 28, 1889
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower left below horn in brown and black ink: "RA Grider June 28. 1889."; inscribed at lower right: "The BUNKER HILL.", followed by a brief history of the horn; a Key to sites around Boston depicted on the horn is at lower left
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group