Powder Horn: The Dygert (R-145), with a Vignette View of Fort Kayser, Stone Arabia, New York
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, collage, graphite, and bronze and gold metallic pigment with selective glazing on beige paper
Overall: 11 9/16 x 15 1/16 in. ( 29.4 x 38.3 cm )
inscriptions: Signed center left: RA Grider/ Canajoharie N.Y. Bottom: RA Grider 1887
Signed and inscribed at center below horn in gray ink: "RA Grider / Canajoharie N.Y."; inscribed and signed at lower center: "On the AURORA FAILING farm 2 1/2 miles N. of Palatine Bridge...R.A. Grider. 1887.", with an extensive history of the incident; inscribed at upper right: "The DYGERT Powder Horn....", followed by a brief history of the horn; at center inside vignette image: "FORT KAYSER in Stone Arabia"
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
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