Expanded Hours

We're now open Wednesdays through Sundays! Proof of vaccination against COVID-19 is required for visitors ages 12 and up. Learn more >

Powder Horn: Solomon Coats (H-29), with a Vignette View of Cherry Valley Creek, New York

Object Number: 
1907.36.378
Date: 
1888
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, and graphite, with selective glazing on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 x 12 7/8 in. ( 27.9 x 32.7 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed bottom left: RA Grider/ 1888
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower left in brown ink: "RA. Grider / 1888."; also signed at lower right; inscribed at lower center: "Solomon Coats of Connt. came & settd. / in Cherry Valley..."; at middle right: "Cherry Valley Creek...", followed by a brief history of the incident
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group