1998.286.193 (Glass negative)
Sir Charles Bell
August 4th 1921
Lhasa > Norbu Lingka
78 x 103
Negative Quarter Plate
St Antony's College, Oxford
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] XXXVIII. [Subject of Chapter] Folklore [Subject of Illustration] Q181 (c). Actors from Ta-shi Sho in Lhoka province. They are telling the preliminaries of the story in song."
Other Information - Dates: The date of August 4th 1921 has been given because this was the first day of the Dalai Lama's Ache Lhamo performance in 1921. This is identifiable as the first day because there is no awning covering the stage [Bell's Diary Vol. XI, pp. 72-80] [MS 03/03/2006]
For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Actors in Ache Lhamo, Norbu Lingka" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_1998.286.193.html>.
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