Powder Horn: The Van Antwerpen (FW-144), with Carving Unfurled and a Map Vignette of Albany, New York
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, and graphite, with selective glazing on ivory paper
inscriptions: signed bottom center: Rufus A. Grider/ Dec.31, 1887
Signed and inscribed at lower middle in brown ink: "Rufus A Grider / Dec. 31. 1887."; at right of vignette: "Bouwlands of Schenectady…"; at upper right of horn: "The Oldest / American Horn / yet found / R A Grider", followed by a brief rescription of the horn
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
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