Powder Horn: William Lee (1812-11), with Carving Unfurled, and a Photo Vignette View of the Fort at Oswego, New York

Object Number: 
1907.36.347
Date: 
1896
Medium: 
Black ink and wash, gouache, watercolor, brown ink, collage, graphite, and blue and silver metallic pigment on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 12 x 15 1/16 in. ( 30.5 x 38.3 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed lower center: RA Grider/ Canajoharie/ N.Y. Ap. 1896
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower center in brown ink: "RA Grider / Canajoharie / N.Y. Ap. 1896."; inscribed at lower right: "The WILLIAM LEE.", followed by a brief history of the horn; at upper center below vignette: "The U.S. FORT at OSWEGO N.Y."
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group