Powder Horn: Captain John Pawling (FW-182), with Carving Unfurled

Object Number: 
1907.36.159
Date: 
1890
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, and graphite, with selective glazing on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 x 13 7/16 in. ( 27.9 x 34.1 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed bottom left: Rufus A. Grider July 12th, 1890
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower left below powder horn in brown ink: "Rufus A Grider July 12th. 1890."; inscribed at lower right: "The PAWLING.", followed by a brief history of the horn; at lower center: "was a COLONEL in the Revolution / he helped to take STONY POINT."
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group