Proof of Vaccination

New-York Historical requires all visitors age 12 and over to show proof of vaccination against COVID-19. Read more

Powder Horn: Captain Nathaniel De Venter (FW-29), with Carving Unfurled

Object Number: 
1907.36.29
Date: 
1889
Medium: 
Watercolor, graphite, brown and black ink and wash, and gouache with selective glazing on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 3/8 x 14 in. ( 28.9 x 35.6 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed lower left: RA Grider, July 1 1889
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower left below powder horn in brown ink: "RA Grider July 1. 1889."; inscribed at lower right: "The De VENTER."; followed by a brief history of the horn
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group