Powder Horn: The M. D. (FW-110), with a Landscape Vignette of the Fort at Sackets Harbor, New York, in 1815

Object Number: 
1907.36.93
Date: 
1889
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, and graphite, with selective glazing on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 7/8 x 12 15/16 in. ( 27.6 x 32.9 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed center right: RA Grider Feb. 11, 1889
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower center in brown ink below powder horn: "RA Grider Feb 11. 1889. / The FORT at SACKETS HARBOR in 1815. / M.D.", 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