Powder Horn: Ben Parker (FW-193), with Carving Unfurled and a Landscape Vignette of Brantford, Canada

Powder Horn: Ben Parker (FW-193), with Carving Unfurled and a Landscape Vignette of Brantford, Canada
Title
Powder Horn: Ben Parker (FW-193), with Carving Unfurled and a Landscape Vignette of Brantford, Canada
Date 
1894
Medium 
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, and graphite, with selective glazing on beige paper
Dimensions 
Overall: 11 1/8 x 14 5/16 in. ( 28.3 x 36.4 cm )
Description 
Military
Credit Line 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Object Number 
1907.36.167
Marks 
inscriptions: Signed bottom center: Rufus A. Grider Canajoharie, N.Y./ Decr. 1894. Signed right; RA Grider
Inscriptions 
Signed and inscribed at lower left below powder horn in brown ink: "Rufus A Grider Canajoharie N.Y./Dec. 1894."; inscribed at upper right: "The BEN PARKER…", followed by a brief history of the horn; at lower right below vignette: "The BRANT MANSION...."
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Creative: Tronvig Group