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Two Powder Horns: William Orren and M. Granby (H-24)

Object Number: 
1907.36.373
Date: 
1891
Medium: 
Brown and black ink and wash, watercolor, gouache, and graphite, with selective glazing on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 x 15 1/2 in. ( 27.9 x 39.4 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed bottom right: RA Grider/ June5, 1891
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed and signed at lower right in brown ink: "The M. GRANBY....RA. Grider / June 5. 1891"; inscribed at upper left: "The WILLIAM ORREN.", followed by a brief history of the horn; at lower left below vignette: "The BLOCK HOUSE / at Fort Plain, N.Y.", with a brief history of the fort
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group