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Powder Horn: Sioux Indian, with Bullet Pouch and Strap (I-21), with a Printed Vignette Portrait of Sitting Bull

Object Number: 
1907.36.405
Date: 
1890
Medium: 
Gouache, watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, collage, and graphite, with selective glazing on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 15 x 11 in. ( 38.1 x 27.9 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed bottom right: Copied from the / original Dec.30, 1890 by Rufus A. Grider of / Canajoharie N.Y.
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed and signed at lower right in gray ink: "A SIOUX / POWDER HORN & BULLET / POUCH...Copied from the / Original Dec. 30. 1890 by Rufus A. Grider of / Canajoharie N.Y.", with 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