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Powder Horn: The Hunting Horn of Christian II of Saxony (F-45)

Object Number: 
1907.36.441
Date: 
1890
Medium: 
Brown and black ink and wash, watercolor, gouache, graphite, and gold and copper metallic pigment, with selective glazing on paper laid on heavy beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 1/2 x 7 7/16 in. ( 26.7 x 18.9 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Inscribed bottom, on mount: drawn by Moritz Drantz for RA Grider of Canajoharie...
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed and signed at lower center in brown ink: "HUNTING HORN OF CHRISTIAN IId Of SAXONY, / made from the Antler of a Deer...R.A. Grider of Canajoharie N.Y. in June 1890."
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group