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Powder Horn: The "Swift and True", British Powder Flask (F-37), Two Sides Depicted

Object Number: 
1907.36.433
Date: 
c. 1890
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown ink and wash, and graphite on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 x 14 7/8 in. ( 27.9 x 37.8 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: not signed
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower center in brown ink: "The SWIFT and TRUE. / This POWDER FLASK is mounted with brass...", followed by a brief history of this early 17th century British flask
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group