Powder Horn: Samuel Campbell (R-46), with Carving Unfurled, and a Vignette View of Cherry Valley, New York

Object Number: 
1907.36.227
Date: 
1888
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, and graphite with selective glazing on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 1/8 x 12 7/8 in. ( 28.3 x 32.7 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed bottom center: Rufus A. Grider/ July 23d 1888
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at center below horn in brown ink: "Rufus A Grider / July 23d. 1888."; inscribed at lower center: "The COL. SAML. CAMPBELL", followed by a brief history of the horn; at lower right below landscape vignette in black ink: "A view of CHERRY VALLEY in 1835…"
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group