Two Powder Horns: The Italian and The 'Germania' (F-46)

Object Number: 
1907.36.442
Date: 
1891
Medium: 
Brown ink and wash, watercolor, gouache, and graphite, with selective glazing on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 7/8 x 14 1/2 in. ( 27.6 x 36.8 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed left center: R. A. Grider/ 1891
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower center in brown ink: "R.A. Grider / 1891"; inscribed at lower right: "No. 305 THE 'ITALIAN.' SHOWING WORSHIP / BEFORE A CRUCIFIX. / No. 306 THE 'GERMANIA'...", with 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