1998.286.98.1 (Glass negative)
Sir Charles Bell
Lhasa > Meat Market
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
'The People of Tibet', Sir Charles Bell, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1928 [view list of illustrations]
Manual Catalogues - Bell's List of Illustrations entry: "[No. of chapter] XXIV. [Subject of Chapter] Food and Drink [Subject of Illustration] Q88 (q) The modern meat market at Lhasa. Constructed under the orders of the Dalai Lama after he stayed in Darjeeling and saw the meat market there. [Remarks] L.114 (Y in L)."
Contemporary Publication - Published in 'The People of Tibet', Bell, C. A., Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1928, facing p.220:" 'In Lhasa itself the Tibetan Government have established a meat market' ".[MS 10/9/2004]
For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Meat market in Lhasa" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_1998.286.98.1.html>.
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