Powder Horn: "Shreds of History" (FW-56), with Carving Unfurled

Object Number: 
1907.36.55
Date: 
1891
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown ink and wash, gouache, and graphite with selective glazing on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 1/2 x 14 7/8 in. ( 29.2 x 37.8 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed center right: RA Grider March 1891
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower right below powder horn in brown ink: "RA Grider March 1891."; inscribed at lower right in black and brown ink: " 'SHREDS OF HISTORY' ", 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