Powder Horn: Joseph Barlow (FW-73), with Carving Unfurled, and a Landscape Vignette of Little Falls on the Mohawk River, New York

Object Number: 
1907.36.67
Date: 
1892; 1894
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown ink and gray wash, gouache, graphite, and copper metallic pigment with selective glazing on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 12 3/16 x 14 7/8 in. ( 31 x 37.8 cm )
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower left below powder horn in brown ink: "Rufus A Grider of Canajoharie N.Y. Mar 1892."; inscribed and signed at lower right above landscape vignette: "JOSEPH BARLOW. / ...RA Grider", with a brief history of the horn; inscribed and signed inside landscape vignette
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group