Powder Horn: The Constitution & Guerriere (1812-6), Two Sides Depicted, with a Vignette View of Sandy Creek, near Lake Champlain

Object Number: 
1907.36.342
Date: 
1891
Medium: 
Brown and black ink and wash, watercolor, gouache, graphite, and gold metallic pigment, with selective glazing on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 1/8 x 14 3/16 in. ( 25.7 x 36 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed lower left: RA Grider 1891.
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower left below horn in brown ink: "RA Grider / 1891."; also signed at upper right; inscribed at upper right: "The CONSTITUTION & GUERRIERE.", followed by a brief history of the horn; at lower right below vignette: "VIEW of SANDY CREEK..."; verso has annotations in graphite
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group