Vaccination Policy

All visitors ages 12 and older must show proof of full vaccination against COVID-19. Visitors ages 5–11 must show proof of one dose. Read more >

Three Powder Horns: The Gardiner Chandler, Onondaga Indian, and The Samuel Warriner, Two Sides Depicted (R-21, 22, 22a)

Object Number: 
1907.36.205
Date: 
1891
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, graphite, and green and copper metallic pigment with selective glazing on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 7/8 x 15 in. ( 30.2 x 38.1 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: not signed
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at center in black ink: "No. 21 belonged to / Lt. Col. Gardiner Chandler..."; at lower right: "No. 22 was made by an Onondaga Indian..."; below: "No. 22A is not dated...", with brief histories of the horns; with 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