Three Powder Horns: The Guerrilla, George Rex, David Lon (FW-173, 174, 175)

Object Number: 
1907.36.152
Date: 
1890
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, collage, gouache, and graphite, with selective glazing on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 5/8 x 14 3/16 in. ( 27 x 36 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed bottom center: July 1890 RA Grider
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed and signed at lower center below powder horn in brown ink: "July 1890. RA Grider"; inscribed at upper left: "The GUERRILLA...", followed by a brief history of the horn; at lower right: "The GR. or GEO REX...."; below: "The David Lon...", with brief histories of the horns
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group