Powder Horn: John Taylir (FW-199), with Carving Unfurled

Object Number: 
1907.36.173
Date: 
1896
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, and graphite, with selective glazing on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 13/16 x 13 7/8 in. ( 30 x 35.2 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed bottom center: Rufus A. Grider / Canajoharie N.Y./1896
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower center below powder horn in brown ink: "Rufus A. Grider/ Canajoharie N.Y / 1896"; inscribed at lower right: "The JOHN TAYLIR…", followed by a brief history of 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