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Powder Horn: The Fox Chase (H-28), with a Vignette View of the Lighthouse on Lake Ontario, Selkirk, New York

Object Number: 
1907.36.377
Date: 
1888
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, and graphite, with selective glazing on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 3/8 x 11 7/8 in. ( 23.8 x 30.2 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed left: Rufus A. Grider Aug8, 1888./ of canajoharie /N.Y. center: rufus A. Grider.
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at middle left in brown ink: "Rufus A. Grider Aug. 8. 1888. / of Canajoharie / N.Y."; also signed at lower center; at lower center: "The LIGHT HOUSE at SELKIRK..."; inscribed at middle right: "The FOX CHASE.", 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