Powder Horn: Benjamin Standley (R-11), Two Sides Depicted, with Two Vignette Scenes of Fort Ticonderoga, New York

Powder Horn: Benjamin Standley (R-11), Two Sides Depicted, with Two Vignette Scenes of Fort Ticonderoga, New York
Title
Powder Horn: Benjamin Standley (R-11), Two Sides Depicted, with Two Vignette Scenes of Fort Ticonderoga, New York
Date 
1891
Medium 
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, graphite, and copper metallic pigment with selective glazing on beige paper
Dimensions 
Overall: 12 1/4 x 14 3/4 in. ( 31.1 x 37.5 cm )
Description 
Military
Credit Line 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Object Number 
1907.36.195
Marks 
inscriptions: Signed bottom: Sketched by- RA Grider Julyt 29, 1891
Inscriptions 
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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Creative: Tronvig Group