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Three Powder Horns: The Silas Charles, Two Sides Depicted, The Jonathan Smith, and The Phinehas Warner (FW-103, 104, 105)

Object Number: 
1907.36.88
Date: 
1892
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, graphite, and green and copper metallic pigment with selective glazing on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 x 15 5/16 in. ( 27.9 x 38.9 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed bottom center: Rufus A. Grider. Canajoharie N.Y./ 1892
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower center in brown ink: "Rufus A Grider Canajoharie N.Y. 1892"; inscribed at middle right: "THREE / WAR HORNS / used in / the OLD / FRENCH WAR / & the / REVOLUTION...", 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