Tweedledum

1997 AQ6. Discovered 1997 Jan. 6 by T. Urata at Oohira.

Tweedledum was one of the twins in Lewis Carroll's {see planet (6984)} Through the Looking Glass and what Alice found there. When Alice meets him, he is

(17683) Kanagawa standing under a tree with his arm round his brother's neck. Like his twin Tweedledee {see planet (9387)}, he gives his name to a minor planet of Hungaria {see planet (434)} type. (M 41942) The citation was prepared by D. J. Asher.

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