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Powder Horn: The Thirteen United States (R-153), with a Printed Vignette Scene of Yankee Doodle

Object Number: 
1907.36.330
Date: 
c. 1890
Medium: 
Watercolor, black ink and wash, brown ink, collage, graphite, and blue and silver metallic pigment with selective glazing on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 12 1/2 x 14 1/2 in. ( 31.8 x 36.8 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: not signed
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at upper right in black ink: "The 'THIRTEEN UNIT[sic] STATES'...", followed by a brief history of the horn; at lower right below vignette: "YANKEE DOODLE"
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group