Powder Horn: John Cheney (FW-178), Two Sides Depicted

Object Number: 
1907.36.155
Date: 
1890
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, and graphite, with selective glazing on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 1/8 x 15 1/8 in. ( 28.3 x 38.4 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed center left: Rufus A Grider June 26th, 1890
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower leftt below powder horn in brown ink: "Rufus A Grider June 26th. 1890"; inscribed at upper left: "The JOHN CHANEY[sic] SR., POWDER HORN, of / DUNSTABLE Mass....", followed by an extensive history of the horn; at lower right: "The JOHN CHANEY Sr....", with a history of the owners of the horn in 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