1998.286.77 (Glass negative)
Sir Charles Bell
Lhasa Area > Kyichu
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] XX. [Subject of Chapter] Beggars and Robbers [Subject of Illustration] Q68 (a) Women washing clothes near Lhasa. A common spectacle. These are washing in the Kyi Chu."
Other Information - Related Images: Bell does not distinguish in his List of Illustrations between 1998.286.77 and 1998.286.314 and both can be referenced by the caption for Q.68 [MS 5/8/2004]
Other Information - Photograph used on PRM Photo website. [JD 2/6/2004]
For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Washing clothes in Kyichu river, Lhasa" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_1998.286.77.html>.
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