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Powder Horn: The Dakota, T.S. Hitchcock, Maker/Owner (H-34), with Carving Unfurled

Object Number: 
1907.36.383
Date: 
c. 1890
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, graphite, and green metallic pigment, with selective glazing
Dimensions: 
Overall: 12 x 15 1/16 in. ( 30.5 x 38.3 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed bottom center: RA Grider
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower center below horn in brown ink: "RA. Grider"; inscribed at middle right: "The / DAKOTA.", 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