1998.285.182 (Glass negative)
Sir Charles Bell or Rabden Lepcha?
Sir Charles Bell
120 x 163 mm
Negative glass plate gelatin , Negative Half Plate
St Antony's College, Oxford.
Sir Charles Bell's Mission to Lhasa 1920-21
Royal Central Asiatic Society
Bell's List of Illustrations entry for H.159: "[No. of chapter] XXVIII. [Subject of Chapter] Illness. [Subject of Illustration] H159 (d) Picture in Men-tsi-pa's dispensary at Lhasa showing plants used as drugs. [Remarks] L.151" Bell does not distinguish in his List of Illustrations between 1998.285.181 and 1998.285.182, and both objects are referenced by the caption for H.159. [MS 4/6/2004]
Other Information - Museum notes: The PRM contact print for this object has been developed in reverse from the image on the negative. This is an error in the contact print and not in the original negative glass plate
For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Picture from Mentsipa dispensary, Lhasa" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_1998.285.182.html>.
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