Powder Horn: John Noyes (FW- 100), Two Sides Depicted, with Vignettes of the Upper Fort and the Warren House, Dorchester, Massachusetts

Object Number: 
1907.36.85
Date: 
1888?
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, graphite, and copper metallic pigment with selective glazing on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 1/8 x 15 5/16 in. ( 28.3 x 38.9 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: signed bottom right: RA Grider/ Conajoharie N.Y.
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed and signed at lower right in brown ink: "The NOYES...RA Grider. / Canajoharie / N.Y."; inscribed at middle right: "The House at DORCHESTER....", with brief histories of the horn and house; at upper center beside landscape vignette: "The UPPER FORT at DORCHESTER...", with a brief history
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group