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Inuit man carrying kayak equipment
  • Lewis Lindsay Dyche
    born: Berkeley Springs, West Virginia, United States ; died: Topeka, Kansas, United States ; active: United States, Greenland
  • Inuit man carrying kayak equipment, 1894–1895
  • Where object was made: West Greenland, Greenland
  • albumen print
  • Object Height/Width: 13 x 21.5 cm
    Object Height/Width: 5 1/8 x 8 7/16 in
  • Gift of Lewis Lindsay Dyche
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7716

The black and white image is of a man carrying a bundle of straw on his head, coiled harpoon lines, and a seal float. He is walking on a path and there is a rocky landscape behind him with clothing laid out to dry. It is mounted on light colored mat board.