Powder Horn: The Half Moon (FW-135), Two Sides Depicted

Object Number: 
1907.36.118
Date: 
1887
Medium: 
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, and graphite with selective glazing on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 1/8 x 14 in. ( 28.3 x 35.6 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed center left: Rufus A Grider Nov 3d 1887
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at center in brown ink: "Rufus A Grider Nov. 3rd 1884.; inscribed at lower right: "The HALF MOON", with a brief history of the horn; at lower center: "The HALF MOON TAVERN shown on this horn..."
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group