Two Powder Horns: Lieutenant John Ballard and Abel Scott (R-126, 127)

Object Number: 
1907.36.305
Date: 
1890
Medium: 
Brown and black ink and wash, watercolor, graphite, and gouache, with selective glazing on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 5/16 x 14 1/2 in. ( 28.7 x 36.8 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed center left: RA Grider / of Canajoharie/ N.Y. Aug. 1890
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at center below upper horn in brown ink: "RA Grider / of Canajoharie / N.Y. Aug. 1890."; inscribed at middle right: "The Lieut. BALLARD.", and at lower right: "The ABEL SCOTT.", each followed by brief histories of the horns
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group