Powder Horn: The Waterbury or "Hearts of Oak" (R-79), Two Sides Depicted, with a Vignette View of Catamount Tavern, Vermont

Object Number: 
1907.36.258
Date: 
1891
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, graphite, and blue metallic pigment, with selective glazing on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 x 14 5/8 in. ( 27.9 x 37.1 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed bottom right: 1891 RA Grider / Canajoharie N.Y.
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed and signed at lower right in black ink: "The WATERBURY / OR / 'HEARTS OF OAK'...1891 RA. Grider / Canajoharie N.Y."; at center below vignette: "CATAMOUNT TAVERN, Vermont Headquarters / of ETHAN ALLEN..."; historical annotations in graphite on verso
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group