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Powder Horn: John Pennoyer (R-125), with Carving Unfurled

Object Number: 
1907.36.304
Date: 
1889
Medium: 
Brown and black ink and wash, watercolor, and graphite, with selective glazing on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 1/16 x 14 in. ( 28.1 x 35.6 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed bottom center: RA Grider July 21, 1889
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower center below horn in brown ink: "RA Grider July 21. 1889."; inscribed at lower right: "The JOHN PENNOYER."; with extensive historical annotations and a key to the symbols carved on 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