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Powder Horn: William Knight (H-18), with a Vignette View of Bath, New York

Object Number: 
1907.36.367
Date: 
1889
Medium: 
Watercolor, black and brown ink and wash, gouache, graphite, and green metallic pigment, with selective glazing on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 3/8 x 14 in. ( 28.9 x 35.6 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed bottom left: RA Grider Aug.23d, 1889
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower left in brown ink: "RA. Grider Aug. 23d 1889."; inscribed at lower right: "The Wm. KNIGHT.", followed by a brief history of the horn and lyrics from an old song; at center below vignette: "a View at BATH in / STEUBEN County N.Y....Aug. 28 1889 by RA Grider"; annotations in graphite
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group