Two Powder Horns: The Chas B. Littleton, and The Samuel Darling (FW-155, 156)

Object Number: 
1907.36.135
Date: 
1891
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, and graphite, with selective glazing on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 7/8 x 15 1/8 in. ( 27.6 x 38.4 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed center: Rufus A. Grider of Canajoharie
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower center in brown ink: "Rufus A Grider of Canajoharie N.Y."; inscribed at lower left: "The Chas. B. Littleton…"; below: "The SAMUEL DARLING…", 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