1998.285.128.2 (Lantern Slide)
Sir Charles Bell or Rabden Lepcha
Sir Charles Bell
81 x 81 mm
St Antony's College, Oxford.
Sir Charles Bell's Mission to Lhasa 1920-21
Royal Central Asiatic Society
Manual Catalogues - Bell's List of Illustrations entry: "[No. of chapter] XVI. [Subject of Chapter] The Aristocracy. [Subject of Illustration] H.110 (x) Kusho Palhese. [Where placed - book page] I,94. [Remarks] L.78 (Y.in L.)"
Notes on print/mount - '22' has been written in blue-black ink. This slide seems to have been used as slide 22 in the lecture 'A Year in Lhasa', which was first presented at the Royal Geographical Society on 3rd December 1923. The text, with a lesser number of images, was later published in The Geographical Journal of February 1924. Bell may also have presented this lecture on other occasions. [MS 23/8/2004]
Other Information - Related Images: see 1998.285.30 for portrait of Rai Bahadur Achuk Tsering taken in same location [MS 26/5/2004]
For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Kusho Palhese" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_1998.285.128.2.html>.
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