Powder Horn: Ebenezer Hitchcock (FW-195), Two Sides Depicted, with a Landscape Vignette of Freehold, New Jersey

Object Number: 
1907.36.169
Date: 
1894
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, and graphite, with selective glazing on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 1/4 x 14 in. ( 28.6 x 35.6 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed bottom center: Rufus A. Grider. Canajoharie N.Y. Nov. 1894.
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower left below powder horn in brown ink: "Rufus A. Grider. Canajoharie N.Y. Nov. 1894 "; inscribed at lower right: "The / EBENEZER / HITCHCOCK…", followed by a brief history of the horn; below vignette: "The old 'TENEMENT CHURCH' at FREEHOLD N.J…."
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group