1922.214.171.124.3 (Album Print black & white)
H. Staunton ?
February 7th 1940
Lhasa > Potala > Deyang shar
118 x 89 mm
Ritual Activity , Performing
Print gelatin silver
Notes on album mount - "Devil Dancing at Potala" is written in capital letters in pencil in the middle of the album page as a joint caption for four photographs (19126.96.36.199.1/2/3/4). [KC 20/12/2005]
Other Information - Related Images: 19188.8.131.52.2/4, 19184.108.40.206.1/2/3/4, 19220.127.116.11, 1918.104.22.168 [KC 29/11/2005]
Other Information - Setting: See Hugh Richardson ( Ceremonies of the Lhasa Year, 1993, London: Serindia Publications, p. 116-123 for a descripton of this ceremony. [KC 21/12/2005]
For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Eastern courtyard of the Potala at Gutor" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_1922.214.171.124.3.html>.
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