1998.285.183.2 (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] XXVIII. [Subject of Chapter] Illness. [Subject of Illustration] H.160 (e) Picture in Men-tsi-pa's dispensary at Lhasa, showing omens and dreams seen by doctor or patient. Two top rows are good omens; below and on right are bad omens; on left, dreams. In the centre is the patient with the lines of vision along which he sees the dream centring in his heart as the seat of intellect. The omens may be seen either by the patient or by the doctor on his way to visit the patient. [Remarks] L.152"
Other Information - Related Images: Lantern slides 1998.285.183.1 and 1998.285.183.2 both appear to have been made from the same negative image, but 1998.285.183.1 has been more closely zoomed in [MS 31/8/2004]
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_1998.285.183.2.html>.
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