Powder Horn: Richard Andrus (R-15), Two Sides Depicted, with Landscape Vignettes of Fort Ticonderoga, New York and the Martyr Monument, Boston, Massachusetts

Object Number: 
1907.36.199
Date: 
1891
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, collage, gouache, graphite, and copper and silver metallic pigment with selective glazing on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 x 15 1/2 in. ( 27.9 x 39.4 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed top right: 1891 RA Grider
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed and signed at upper right in black ink: "The RICHARD ANDRUS...1891. RA Grider", with a brief history of the horn; inscribed at lower right below vignette photograph: "MARTYR Monument on Boston Common..."; at upper left above vignette: "Part of the ruins of FORT TICONDEROGA N.Y…."
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group