Powder Horn: Ezra Dodge (FW-40), Two Sides Depicted, with a Vignette View of Sabbathday Point on Lake George, New York

Object Number: 
1907.36.39
Date: 
1891
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, graphite, and copper and silver metallic pigment with selective glazing on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 3/8 x 13 1/4 in. ( 28.9 x 33.7 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed bottom right: Rufus A. Grider
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed and signed following a long inscription at upper right titled in black ink: "View of SABBATHDAY POINT LAKE GEORGE...It was sketched July / 11th 1887 by / Rufus A Grider / of Canajoharie / N.Y."; at lower right: "The EZRA DODGE.", followed by a brief history of the horn and: "Rufus A Grider"
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group