Powder Horn: F. Miller (R-54), with Vignette Scenes of General Schuyler's House, Schuylerville, New York, 1777, the Battleground at Stillwater, New York, 1777, and Schermerhorn Mill Dam, Scenectady, New York, 1690
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, graphite, and orange-gold metallic pigment with selective glazing on gray-green paper
Overall: 10 7/8 x 14 1/2 in. ( 27.6 x 36.8 cm )
inscriptions: Signed bottom center: R.A. Grider Jan. 7 1888
Signed and inscribed at lower center below horn in brown ink: "R A Grider Jan. 7. 1888."; inscribed at upper left: "The F. MILLER…," followed by a brief history of the horn;at middle right below vignette: "Genl. Schuyler's House at Schuylerville…"; at lower right: "Battleground at STILLWATER..."
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
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