Powder Horn: Amos Peaslee (FW-95), with Carving Unfurled, and a Vignette of the Blue Bell Tavern, Port Washington, New York

Powder Horn: Amos Peaslee (FW-95), with Carving Unfurled, and a Vignette of the Blue Bell Tavern, Port Washington, New York
Title
Powder Horn: Amos Peaslee (FW-95), with Carving Unfurled, and a Vignette of the Blue Bell Tavern, Port Washington, New York
Date 
1891
Medium 
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, graphite, and green and copper metallic pigment with selective glazing on beige paper
Dimensions 
Overall: 12 7/8 x 14 15/16 in. ( 32.7 x 37.9 cm )
Description 
Military
Credit Line 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Object Number 
1907.36.81
Marks 
inscriptions: Signed bottom left: R.A. Grider Canajoharie N.Y. 1891 July 29
Inscriptions 
Signed and inscribed at lower left below powder horn in brown ink: "RA Grider Canajoharie N.Y. 1891 July 29."; inscribed at upper right: "The AMOS PEASLEE.", followed by a brief history of the horn; at lower right below vignette: "BLUE BELL TAVERN...", followed by a brief history; various annotations in graphite
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group