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Powder Horn: Robert Rodgers (FW-160), with a Landscape Vignette of Rodgers Rock, Lake George, New York and a Portrait of Robert Rodgers

Object Number: 
1907.36.139
Date: 
1889
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, and graphite, with selective glazing on beige paper
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed bottom left: Rufus A. Grider Augt. 1889
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower left in brown ink: "Rufus A Grider Augt. 1889."; inscribed at lower left below portrait vignette: "ROBERT RODGERS…", followed by a brief history of the horn; below landscape vignette: "RODGERS' ROCK LAKE GEORGE 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