Powder Horn: David Belden (R-78), Two Sides Depicted, with a Vignette View of the Brandywine River, Pennsylvania

Object Number: 
1907.36.257
Date: 
1891
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, graphite, and blue metallic pigment, with selective glazing on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 x 14 5/8 in. ( 27.9 x 37.1 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed bottom right: Canajoharie N.Y. 1891 Rufus A. Grider.
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed and signed at lower right in black ink: "The BELDEN...Canajoharie N.Y. 1891 Rufus A. Grider."; at center below vignette: "The BRANDYWINE, Chester County Penna...."; extensive historical annotations in graphite on verso
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group