Powder Horn: Phinehas Farington (FW-75), with Carving Unfurled to Show a Map of the Hudson River Valley, 1759

Object Number: 
1907.36.69
Date: 
1891
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown ink and black ink and wash, gouache, graphite, and copper and green metallic pigment with selective glazing on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 x 15 1/4 in. ( 27.9 x 38.7 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed bottom right: RA Grider / of Canajoharie N.Y.
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed and signed at lower right in brown ink: "The / FARINGTON... / RA Grider / of Canajoharie N.Y.", 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