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Powder Horn: Ephraim Cole (FW-28), with a Vignette with a Photograph of Fort Ticonderoga

Object Number: 
1907.36.28
Date: 
1889
Medium: 
Watercolor, graphite, brown and black ink and wash, and gouache with selective glazing on paper with a photograph laid on at upper left
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 x 13 9/16 in. ( 25.4 x 34.4 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed lower center: RA Grider, June 29th 1889
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower center below powder horn in brown ink: "RA Grider June 29th. 1889"; inscribed at left of center below photograph: "Ruins of Ticonderoga."; inscribed at lower right: "The 'EPHRAIM COLE' / now posessed by the ESSEX INSTITUTE / at SALEM MASS."
Description: 
Ticonderoga Ruins. Military.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group