Three Powder Horns: William Merritt, Owner [1822, 1831, and unmarked] (H-3)

Object Number: 
1907.36.352
Date: 
1889
Medium: 
Brown and black ink and wash, watercolor, graphite, and gouache, with selective glazing on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 5/16 x 13 15/16 in. ( 28.7 x 35.4 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed lower left: Rufus A. Grider Augt. 1889.
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower center in brown ink: "Rufus A. Grider Aug. 7. 1889."; inscribed lower right: "The WM. MERRITT.", followed by a brief history of the horn
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group