Powder Horn: George Conderman (R-157), with Carving Unfurled, and a Vignette View of the Van Alstyne House, Canajoharie, New York

Object Number: 
1907.36.334
Date: 
1897
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, and graphite, with selective glazing on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 12 5/16 x 15 in. ( 31.3 x 38.1 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed bottom center: Rufus A. Grider, Canajoharie N.Y. / 1897
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower center below horn in black ink: "Rufus A. Grider, Canajoharie N.Y / 1897."; inscribed at lower right: "The CONDERMAN.", followed by a brief history of the horn; at middle right below vignette: "Grosen Van Alstine's[sic] Stone house..."; verso has extensive annotations in graphite
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group