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Powder Horn: Reuben Hoar (FW-162), with a Landscape Vignette of the Park at Dearfield, Massachussetts

Object Number: 
1907.36.141
Date: 
1890
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, and graphite, with selective glazing on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 1/8 x 14 3/8 in. ( 28.3 x 36.5 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed top center: Rufus A. Grider July 21 1890 Bottom left: rufus A. Grider of Canajoharie.
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower left in brown ink: "Rufus A Grider of Canajoharie N.Y. Augt. 1890."; inscribed at lower left: "The REUBEN HOAR…", followed by a brief history of the horn; at center below landscape vignette: "View of the PARK at Deerfield Mass…."
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group