Powder Horn: The Scott, Ochterlony Family Crest (F-28), Two Sides Depicted

Object Number: 
1907.36.425
Date: 
1890
Medium: 
Brown ink and wash, watercolor, black ink and wash, and graphite on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 1/4 x 14 1/8 in. ( 28.6 x 35.9 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed center right: RA Grider of Canajoharie, N.Y. Oct. 1890
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower center in brown ink: "Rufus A Grider of Canajoharie / N.Y. Oct. 1890."; inscribed at upper right: "The 'SCOTT' now posessed by / ALLAN CASSELS of TORONTO CANADA.", followed by a history of the horn; at lower right: "THE EMBLEMS.", with a key and explanation of the symbols engraved into 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