Powder Horn: Aron Cleaveland (FW-161), Two Sides Depicted

Object Number: 
1907.36.140
Date: 
1890
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, and graphite, with selective glazing on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 1/8 x 14 5/8 in. ( 28.3 x 37.1 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: signed center left: Rufus A. Grider / of Canajoharie / N.Y. Aug. 1890
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at center in brown ink: "Rufus A Grider / of Canajoharie / N.Y. Aug 1890."; inscribed at lower left: "The Aron Cleaveland", 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