1998.285.150 (Glass negative)
Sir Charles Bell
November 1st - 3rd 1921
Sir Charles Bell, Saila
Khangmar Region > Dochen
120 x 163 mm
Negative glass plate gelatin , Negative Half Plate
St Antony's College, Oxford.
Image shortened at top
Sir Charles Bell's Mission to Lhasa 1920-21
Royal Central Asiatic Society
Manual Catalogues - Bell's List of Illustrations entry: "[No. of chapter] XXV. [Subject of Chapter] Travelling. [Subject of Illustration] H128 (ac) Same as above [H.127 - 1998.285.48 & 1998.285.49: Bell in protective clothing, without horse, in Dechen in November]. I am holding my pony and Saila syce is holding his pony"
Other Information - Dates: This photograph was probably taken on departure from Lhasa in 1921 as Bell travelled in late October - early November through this region [MS 22/9/2004]
For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Sir Charles Bell and Saila with ponies" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_1998.285.150.html>.
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