Powder Horn: Thomas Parshley (R-114), with a Vignette Scene of the British Retreat at Concord, Massachusetts, 1775
Brown and black ink and wash, watercolor, graphite, gouache, and bronze and green metallic pigment, with selective glazing on beige paper
Overall: 11 13/16 x 14 7/16 in. ( 30 x 36.7 cm )
inscriptions: Signed bottom left: RA Grider/1891. Upper left: Rufus A. Grider / Canajoharie N.Y. 1892
Signed and inscribed at lower left below horn in black ink: "RA. Grider / 1891."; at lower right: "The PARSHLEY.", followed by an extensive history of the horn and its owners; at center below vignette: "BRITISH RETREAT FROM CONCORD...", followed by a brief history of the battle
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
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