Horn, wood, cotton
Overall: 3 x 5 1/2 x 18 3/4 in. ( 7.6 x 14 x 47.6 cm )
Carved horn powder horn (cover end missing) with wooden stopper and plaited red cotton strap with a tassel at the stopper end; horn incised with images of animals, ships, a chapel, soldier, crown, buildings, arrow; also masonic symbols of pillars, compass and square, sun.
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
incised: center: "Robert / Lovett / 1829"
The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.