Powder Horn: Lieutenant Nathaniel Nason (R-13), Two Sides Depicted, with a Landscape Vignette of Fort Ticonderoga, Lake Champlain, New York

Object Number: 
1907.36.197
Date: 
1892
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 3/8 in. ( 28.3 x 39.1 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed bottom right: RA Grider/ 1892
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at left center below horn in black ink: " R. A. Grider Canajoharie N.Y."; inscribed at right: "The / Lt. NASON", followed by a brief history of the horn; at lower center below vignette: "FORT TICONDEROGA ON Lake Champlain."
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group