1998.286.117.1 (Glass negative)
Sir Charles Bell
Lhasa > Yuthok
78 x 103
Negative Quarter Plate
St Antony's College, Oxford
Lantern Notches on right side
Sir Charles Bell's Mission to Lhasa 1920-21
British Library, Oriental and India Office Collections
Manual Catalogues - Bell's List of Illustrations entry: "[No. of chapter] XXV. [Subject of Chapter] Travelling [Subject of Illustration] Q106 (aa) Man carrying hide boat with the sheep that usually accompanies such. The sheep carries a pair of saddle bags containing his master's barley flour, dried meat, tea, salt, pepper, as well as his eating bowl to provide a cold lunch for him. He eats the raw meat, the barley flour has already been dipped into tea and rolled into balls. Taken just outside the Yuto Bridge. [Remarks] L. 124 (D.L)"
Other Information - Related Images: Bell does not distinguish in his List of Illustrations between 1998.286.117.1 and 1998.286.117.2, even though they are different images and both may be referenced by the caption for Q.106 [MS 10/8/2004]
For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Man carrying hide boat by Yuthok bridge" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. Accessed 02 Sep. 2014 <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_1998.286.117.1.html>.
For more information about photographic usage or to order prints, please visit the The Pitt Rivers Museum.
© The Pitt Rivers Museum