Powder Horn: The Ingersoll (R-118), Two Sides Depicted, with Vignettes of Both Panels of the Hartwell Tavern Sign
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, and graphite, with selective glazing on paper
Overall: 11 3/8 x 13 1/16 in. ( 28.9 x 33.2 cm )
inscriptions: Signed center left: Rufus A. Grider/ of Canajoharie/ N.Y. July 1890
Signed and inscribed at middle left below horn in brown ink: "Rufus A. Grider / of Canajoharie N.Y. / July 1890."; at lower right: "The INGERSOLL.", followed by a brief history of the horn; below: "The TAVERN SIGN above was that of the / HARTWELL TAVERN between Concord and Lexington..."
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
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