Powder Horn: Benjamin Standley (R-11), Two Sides Depicted, with Two Vignette Scenes of Fort Ticonderoga, New York
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, graphite, and copper metallic pigment with selective glazing on beige paper
Overall: 12 1/4 x 14 3/4 in. ( 31.1 x 37.5 cm )
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
inscriptions: Signed bottom: Sketched by- RA Grider Julyt 29, 1891
Inscribed and signed at lower center below horn in black ink: "Sketched by -- R. A. Grider. July 29. 1891"; also inscribed and signed inside vignette image; inscribed at lower right: "The / BENJN. STANDLY.", followed by a brief history of the horn; below vignette at upper right: "Capture of TICONDEROGA..."; below vignette at upper left: "Ruins of FORT TICONDEROGA...."
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