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men butchering a walrus on shore
  • Lewis Lindsay Dyche
    1857–1915
    born: Berkeley Springs, West Virginia, United States ; died: Topeka, Kansas, United States ; active: United States, Greenland
  • men butchering a walrus on shore, 1894–1895
  • Where object was made: West Greenland, Greenland
  • albumen print
  • Object Height/Width: 13.5 x 21.5 cm
    Object Height/Width: 5 5/16 x 8 7/16 in
  • Gift of Lewis Lindsay Dyche
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7712
Description
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The black and white image is of two men standing and a third kneeling over a walrus. They are wearing heavy clothing and hats. The backround is mostly ice and rock. It is mounted on light colored cardboard.