Powder Horn: Nathan Gates (R-25) with Vignettes of a Map of the Onondaga River and the Jane McCrea House at Fort Edward, New York
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, and graphite with selective glazing on beige paper
inscriptions: Signed center right: RA Grider June 1888
Signed and inscribed at middle right below horn in brown ink: "RA Grider June 1888"; inscribed at middle right next to horn: "The GATES…," followed by a brief history of the horn; inscribed at lower right below map vignette: "PLAN of Ft Brewerton at the W. end of ONEIDA Lake…"; extensive history of Jane McCrea House at lower left
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
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