Powder Horn: The Montreal (R-111), with Carving Unfurled

Object Number: 
1907.36.290
Date: 
1890
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, and graphite, with selective glazing on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 1/8 x 13 9/16 in. ( 28.3 x 34.4 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed lower center: Rufus A. Grider May 24th, 1890.
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower center below horn in brown ink: "Rufus A. Grider May 24th 1890."; inscribed at lower right: "The MONTREAL.", 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