Sir Charles Bell
Date of Photo
Yamdrok Tso Region > Samding
81 x 81 mm
Dorje Pamo on her throne at Samding
Monastery. Her outside robe is woollen, her inner robe is of silk. A white silk cloth is spread over her knees. On the table to the left is a broad low bowl for fruit, a flower vase, a bowl for rice behind which is a vessel for holy water. These vessels are all made of silver. Behind her head has been stretched another white silk cloth. Below her and hanging down in front is a white silk cloth ornamented with patterns of flowers.
St Antony's College, Oxford.
Sir Charles Bell's Mission to Lhasa 1920-21
Photo also owned by
Royal Central Asiatic Society
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For Citation use:
The Tibet Album.
"Dorje Pamo at Samding Monastery"
05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum.
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