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Ickwa with two walrus heads
  • Lewis Lindsay Dyche
    1857–1915
    born: Berkeley Springs, West Virginia, United States ; died: Topeka, Kansas, United States ; active: United States, Greenland
  • Ickwa with two walrus heads, 1894–1895
  • Where object was made: West Greenland, Greenland
  • albumen print
  • Object Height/Width: 10.5 x 16.5 cm
    Object Height/Width: 4 1/8 x 6 1/2 in
  • Gift of Lewis Lindsay Dyche
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7733
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The black and white image is of a man, identified as Ickwa, with two walrus heads. He has a hand on a tusk of each animal. It is mounted on light colored mat board.