Powder Horn: Ezra Beaman (R-117), with a Vignette of Beaman's Hat

Object Number: 
1907.36.296
Date: 
1890
Medium: 
Brown and black ink and wash, watercolor, graphite, and gouache, with selective glazing on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 x 14 3/4 in. ( 27.9 x 37.5 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed bottom left: RA Grider Aug.10th 1890
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower left below horn in brown ink: "RA Grider Aug. 10th 1890."; at lower right below vignette: "The EZRA BEAMAN HAT / worn at BUNKER HILL..."; below: "The EZRA BEAMAN HORN.", 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