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Powder Horn: David Myer (FW-2), with a Vignette of Seneca Lake, New York

Object Number: 
1907.36.2
Date: 
1888-1889
Medium: 
Watercolor, graphite, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, and green metallic pigment with selective glazing
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 3/8 x 13 7/8 in. ( 28.9 x 35.2 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Inscribed top center: R.A. Grider 1888. Center: RA. Grider Dec.28, 1889
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed inside landscape view at upper center in brown ink: "RA. Grider"; below, outside landscape vignette: "looking toward WATKINS from the Steamboat July 3d. 1888. / on SENECA LAKE N.Y."; Signed and inscribed at lower center below powder horn: "RA Grider Dec. 28.1889."; inscribed at lower right: "The DAVID MYER."; 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