Powder horn w/tag
Horn, wood, metal
Overall: 3 1/4 x 4 3/4 x 12 1/4 in. ( 8.3 x 12.1 x 31.1 cm )
Carved horn powder horn, with wooden cover over one end, carved with ribs around the edge, with metal loop at the center; horn decorated with Indian imagery; spout end carved with ribs, spout is wooden, with metal loop beneath.
This Iroquois powder horn was found in an Indian cache at Cayadutta Creek, near Johnstown in the Mohawk Valley. It is decorated with Inidian images from that region.
Gift of Mr. R. W. G. Vail
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.