Powder Horn: Elnathan Ives (FW-57), with a Vignette Portrait of General Jeffery Amherst

Object Number: 
1907.36.56
Date: 
1891
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, graphite, and green and copper metallic pigment with selective glazing on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 x 14 1/2 in. ( 27.9 x 36.8 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed lower right: RA Grider 1891
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed and signed at lower center below powder horn in brown wash: "The IVES POWDER HORN...RA Grider 1891."; with 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