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Powder Horn: Nathaniel Osgood (R-108), Two Sides Depicted, with Vignettes of the J. Turner Tavern Sign and the M. Root Tavern Sign

Object Number: 
1907.36.287
Date: 
1890
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, graphite, with selective glazing on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 15/16 x 24 7/16 in. ( 27.8 x 62.1 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed center left: Rufus A. Grider/ July 21, 1890
Inscriptions: 
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..."
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group