Powder Horn: Nathaniel Osgood (R-108), Two Sides Depicted, with Vignettes of the J. Turner Tavern Sign and the M. Root Tavern Sign
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, graphite, with selective glazing on beige paper
Overall: 10 15/16 x 24 7/16 in. ( 27.8 x 62.1 cm )
inscriptions: Signed center left: Rufus A. Grider/ July 21, 1890
Signed and inscribed at middle left below horn in brown ink: "Rufus A. Grider / July 21. 1890."; inscribed at lower right: "The NATHAN'L OSGOOD", followed by a brief history of the horn; at upper right beside vignette: "SIGN / from a Tavern near / Deerfield / Massachusetts."; at upper left beside vignette: "SIGN of the Old Tavern on / the PLYMOUTH Turnpike..."
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
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