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Two Powder Horns: The Hunters, German Flask and The French Priming Flask, Two Sides Depicted (F-42)

Object Number: 
1907.36.438
Date: 
1890
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, and graphite on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 15 1/4 x 11 in. ( 38.7 x 27.9 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Inscribed at bottom: Drawn in London by G. P. Gaskell Artist London, for Rufus A. Grider....
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed and signed at lower center in brown ink: "No. 310 PRIMING FLASK. French -- 17th Century -- made of IVORY..."; below: "No. 311 The HUNTERS. This beautiful POWDER FLASK is / made of IVORY has raised figures- GERMAN...Rufus A. Grider of Canajoharie N.Y. in 1890."
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group