1918.104.22.168.1 (Album Print black & white)
H. Staunton ?
1940 - 1941
Reginald Fox, Norbhu Dhondup, Sir Basil Gould, Tenpa Jayan, Phunkhang Yabshi Kung
Lhasa > Dekyi Linka
116 x 87 mm
Eating and Drinking
Print gelatin silver
Notes on album mount - "Kashag Entertains" is written in pencil in capital letters in the middle of the page as a general caption for all four photographs on the page. [KC 3/1/2006]
Notes on print/mount - "The Kashar lunches at Mission Foxy, Gould R.B" is written on the reverse of the print in blue ink. [KC 3/1/2006]
Manual Catalogues - "Left to right: Reginald Fox, Rai Bahadur Norbhu, B J Gould, Punkhang" [Hugh Richardson in conversation with Roger Croston, detailed in H. Staunton undated Related Documents File, PRM Manuscript Collections] [KC 3/1/2006]
Other Information - Related image: 1922.214.171.124.2
Other Information - Setting: A description of Dekyi Lingka is provided by Margaret Williamson in Memoirs of a Political Officer's Wife , 1987, London: Wisdom Publications, "The house itself was a typical square, flat-roofed building of two storeys, built around a courtyard, with ancillary buildings including stables, kitchens and servants' quarters. ... on the gound floor ... there was ... a large dining-hall with many colourfully painted pillars. This room was large enough for receptions. ... (p. 96) [KC 3/1/2006]
For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Reception at Dekyi Lingka hosted by Basil Gould" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. Accessed 04 Oct. 2015 <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_19126.96.36.199.1.html>.
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