Powder Horn: Zebulun Dodge (R-130), with Vignettes of Both Sides of the W. Simmonds Tavern Sign, Lexington, Massachusetts

Object Number: 
1907.36.308
Date: 
1890
Medium: 
Brown and black ink and wash, watercolor, gouache, and graphite, with selective glazing on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 1/8 x 14 7/16 in. ( 28.3 x 36.7 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: signed bottom center: Rufus A. Grider Augt. 1890
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower center below horn in brown ink: "Rufus A. Grider Augt 1890."; inscribed at lower right: "The ZEBULUN DODGE.", followed by a brief history of the horn; at upper right beside vignettes: "TAVERN SIGN / near LEXINGTON Mass. / date 1810..."
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group