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Powder Horn: Richard Skidmore (FW-30), with Carving Unfurled

Object Number: 
1907.36.30
Date: 
1889
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, graphite, and gouache with selective glazing on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 1/16 x 14 in. ( 28.1 x 35.6 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed lower right: Rufus A. Grider of Canajoharie N.Y. June 29th 1889
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower left below powder horn in brown ink: "Rufus A Grider of Canajoharie N.Y. June 29th. 1889."; inscribed at lower right: "The SKIDMORE."; followed by a brief history of the horn
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group