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Powder Horn: Oliver Graham (R-49), Two Sides Depicted, with Vignette Views of Stony Point, New York, and the Alexander Hamilton Monument, Weehawken, New Jersey

Object Number: 
1907.36.230
Date: 
1887
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, and graphite with selective glazing on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 1/8 x 14 in. ( 28.3 x 35.6 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed center: Rufus A. Grider Oct 25, 1887
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower center below horn in brown ink: "Rufus A Grider Oct. 25 1887."; inscribed at the middle right: "The OLIVER GRAHAM…", followed by a brief history of the horn; at center below landscape vignette: "WHERE ALEXR HAMILTON FELL, 1805."; at lower right below vignette: "STONY POINT on the HUDSON…"
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group