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Powder Horn: The J. Walk (H-4), with a Vignette View of Shelden's Point in Oswego Harbor, Lake Ontario, New York

Object Number: 
1907.36.353
Date: 
1889
Medium: 
Brown and black ink and wash, watercolor, and graphite, with selective glazing on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 3/8 x 13 1/2 in. ( 28.9 x 34.3 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed lower center: Sketh Aug 21st, 1889 by Rufus A. Grider of Canajoharie N.Y.
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower center inside vignette image in brown ink: "RA. Grider Aug. 21 1889."; below: "SHELDENS POINT IN THE HARBOR AT OSWEGO..."; also signed at lower center; at lower center: " 'The WALK' is owned by Chas. F. Gunther of Chicago..."
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group