Powder Horn: The Corbin (H-8), Two Sides Depicted, with Vignettes of Both Panels of the Northfield Farms Tavern Sign, Massachusetts

Object Number: 
1907.36.357
Date: 
1890
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, and graphite, with selective glazing on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 1/8 x 14 1/8 in. ( 25.7 x 35.9 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed bottom left: Rufus A. Grider/ July 19, 1890
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower left in brown ink: "Rufus A Grider / July 19 1890."; inscribed at lower left in gray ink: "The CORBIN."; followed by a brief history of the horn, tavern, and sign
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group