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Powder Horn: Isaac Davis (R-133), Two Sides Depicted, with a Vignette Portrait of Paul Revere

Object Number: 
1907.36.311
Date: 
1890
Medium: 
Brown and black ink and wash, watercolor, gouache, and graphite, with selective glazing on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 1/8 x 13 9/16 in. ( 28.3 x 34.4 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed bottom right: Rufus A. Grider July 1890
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower right below horn in brown ink: "Rufus A. Grider July 1890."; inscribed at lower left: "The ISAAC DAVIS.", followed by a brief history of the horn; at upper right beside vignette: "An ALARM RIDER is represented below. When / the British..."
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group