Powder Horn: The Nicholas (FW-90), with Carving Unfurled, and a Vignette Showing the Engraved Silver Cap of the Horn
Watercolor, brown ink and black ink and wash, gouache, graphite, and gold and silver metallic pigment with selective glazing on beige paper
Overall: 11 1/2 x 14 in. ( 29.2 x 35.6 cm )
inscriptions: signed center left: Rufus A. Grider/ Canajoharie Feb. 25, 1888
Signed and inscribed at middle left below powder horn in brown ink: "Rufus A Grider / Canajoharie Feb. 25. 1888."; inscribed at lower center: "The / NICHOLAS.", followed by a brief history of the horn
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
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