Powder Horn: McCallum More (R-43), with Carving Unfurled, and Vignette View of the Site of the Battle of Oriskany, New York

Object Number: 
1907.36.224
Date: 
1888
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache and graphite with selective glazing on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 1/16 x 12 7/8 in. ( 28.1 x 32.7 cm )
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower center below horn in brown ink: "RA Grider July 23d 1888"; inscribed at lower right below vignette: "Scene of the ORISKANY BATTLE..."; inscribed at middle right: "The McCALLUM / MORE", followed by 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