Powder Horn: Allen Frazer (R-68), with a Vignette View of the Genessee River at Rochester, New York

Object Number: 
1907.36.247
Date: 
1889
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, and graphite with selective glazing on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 1/2 x 11 7/8 in. ( 26.7 x 30.2 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed center left: RA Grider Dec.11th 1889. Lower center: Sketched Aug. 1889 by rufus a. Grider
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower left below horn in brown ink: "Rufus A Grider Dec. 11th 1889."; also signed and dated below vignette image; inscribed at lower center below vignette: "View looking from the Street Bridge at Rochester N.Y...."; below: "The ALLEN FRAZER.", followed by 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