Powder Horn: Lawrence Schoolcroft (FW-200), with Carving Unfurled, and a Vignette of a Bas-Relief on the Battle Monument at Oriskany, New York; verso: sketch of the same Powder Horn

Object Number: 
1907.36.174
Date: 
1895
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, collage, gouache, graphite, collage and green metallic pigment, with selective glazing on beige paper; graphite
Dimensions: 
Overall: 12 1/8 x 14 1/16 in. ( 30.8 x 35.7 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed bottom center: Rufus A. Grider Sep. 1895
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower center below powder horn in brown ink: "Rufus A. Grider Sep. 1895. Canajoharie N.Y." inscribed at lower right: "The / SCHOOLCROFT…", followed by a brief history of the horn; inscribed at middle right below collaged photograph : "BRONZE BAZ-RELIEF…"
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group