Powder Horn: James Fenwick (H-10), with a Vignette View of 'Putnam's Wolf Den' near Pomfret, Connecticut

Object Number: 
1907.36.359
Date: 
1890
Medium: 
Watercolor, black and brown ink and wash, gouache, and graphite, with selective glazing on beige paper
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed bottom left: Rufus A. Grider of Canajoharie N.Y. Oct. 1890
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower center in brown ink: "Rufus A. Grider of Canajoharie N.Y. Oct. 1890."; inscribed at lower right: "PUTNAM & the WOLF.", followed by an extensive anecdote; at upper right: "The JAMES FENWICK.", with a brief history of the horn; at center beside vignette: "PUTNAM'S / WOLF DEN / near / POMFRET Conn...."
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group