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Powder Horn: Ichabod French (FW-18), with Carving Unfurled

Object Number: 
1907.36.18
Date: 
1889
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown ink, gray wash, graphite, gouache, and blue metallic pigment on beige paper with a photograph and newspaper article laid on at upper left and upper right
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 x 14 5/8 in. ( 27.9 x 37.1 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed lower left: R.A. Grider Aug.13, 1889
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower center below powder horn in brown ink: "RA. Grider Aug. 13. 1889."; inscribed at lower right in black ink: "The FRENCH.", 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