1998.285.314 (Glass negative)
Sir Charles Bell
February - March 1921
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
Manual Catalogues - Bell's List of Illustrations entry: "[No. of chapter] LII. [Subject of Chapter] Tribes to the North [Subject of Illustration] H.285 (d) Horpa woman of the farmer class come to Lhasa for the 'Prayer Festival.' Note the many pigtails and the silk apron with swastikas."
Other Information - Related Images: This image seems to have been taken in a similar location to that of 1998.285.312 and 1998.285.313, the portraits of the Golok man and woman [MS 29/9/2004]
For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Horpa woman" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_1998.285.314.html>.
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