1998.286.139.2 (Glass negative)
Sir Charles Bell
August 5th - 8th 1921
Lhasa > Norbu Lingka
78 x 103
Negative Quarter Plate
St Antony's College, Oxford
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] XXVII. [Subject of Chapter] Amusements [Subject of Illustration] Q129 (bp) Ache Lhamo in Norbu Lingka. Not very clear."
Other Information - Dates: This photograph was probably taken on the second or subsequent day of the performance as there is a canopy over the stage, which Bell states in his diary of 5th August was not present on the first day [MS 11/8/2004]
Other Information - Related Images: Bell does not distinguish in his List of Illustrations entry between 1998.286.139.1 and 1998.286.139.2, although they are different images, and both may be referenced by the caption for Q.129 [MS 11/8/2004]
For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Ache Lhamo at Norbu Lingka" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_1998.286.139.2.html>.
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