Powder Horn: William Warner (R-128), Two Sides Depicted, with a Vignette Portrait of John Paul Jones

Object Number: 
1907.36.306
Date: 
1890
Medium: 
Brown and wash, watercolor, black ink, graphite, and gouache, with selective glazing on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 1/8 x 14 1/2 in. ( 28.3 x 36.8 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed lower center: Rufus A. Grider Augt. 1890
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed and signed at middle right below horn in brown ink: "Rufus A Grider Augt 1890."; inscribed at lower right: "The WILLIAM WARNER.", followed by a brief history of the horn; at upper center beside vignette: "JOHN PAUL JONES..."
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group