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Powder Horn: Lemuel Combs (R-104), Two Sides Depicted, with a Vignette Portrait of Lord North, Prime Minister of England, 1770-1782

Object Number: 
1907.36.283
Date: 
1890
Medium: 
Watercolor, black ink and wash, brown ink, gouache, and graphite, with selective glazing on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 x 14 7/16 in. ( 27.9 x 36.7 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed left bottom: Rufus A. Grider Augt. 1890
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower left below horn in brown ink: "Rufus A. Grider Augt 1890"; inscribed at lower right: "The COMBS.", followed by a brief history of the horn; facsimilie signature at center in gray ink: "NORTH"; at upper center beside vignette: "PORTRAIT OF / LORD NORTH..."
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group