Powder Horn: Alfred S. Roe (FW-123), with Carving Unfurled, a Landscape Vignette of Fort Oswego on Lake Ontario, New York, and Seven Prints of Maps of Colonial New York Forts

Powder Horn: Alfred S. Roe (FW-123), with Carving Unfurled, a Landscape Vignette of Fort Oswego on Lake Ontario, New York, and Seven Prints of Maps of Colonial New York Forts
Title
Powder Horn: Alfred S. Roe (FW-123), with Carving Unfurled, a Landscape Vignette of Fort Oswego on Lake Ontario, New York, and Seven Prints of Maps of Colonial New York Forts
Date 
1888
Medium 
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, graphite, collage and blue and copper metallic pigment, with selective glazing on beige paper
Dimensions 
Overall: 11 1/8 x 13 1/4 in. ( 28.3 x 33.7 cm )
Description 
Military
Credit Line 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Object Number 
1907.36.106
Marks 
inscriptions: Signed bottom left: RA Grider May 14th 1888.
Inscriptions 
Signed and inscribed at lower left in brown ink below powder horn: "RA Grider May 14th 1888. / The ALFRED S. ROE horn...RA Grider", with a brief history of the horn ; inscribed at lower right below vignette: "FORT OSWEGO at LAKE ONTARIO N.Y."
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Creative: Tronvig Group