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Powder Horn: McIntosh (FW-169), with a Vignette View of the Hudson River from Newburgh, New York

Object Number: 
1907.36.148
Date: 
1889
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, and graphite, with selective glazing on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 1/4 x 14 1/4 in. ( 26 x 36.2 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed center right: R.H. Grider Dec.27, 1889
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower right below powder horn in brown ink: "RA Grider Dec. 27. 1889."; inscribed at lower right: "The McINTOSH.", followed by a brief history of the horn; at center below vignette: "Looking down the HUDSON from Washington's Head Quars. / at NEWBURGH..."
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group