19188.8.131.52.2 (Album Print black & white)
H. Staunton ?
1940 - 1941
Reginald Fox, Norbhu Dhondup, Sir Basil Gould, Tenpa Jayan
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 - "Kashar lunches" is written on the reverse of the print in blue ink. Also, "R.B., Foxy, Sonam, BJ are written below the photograph on the album page"[KC 3/1/2006]
Other Information - Related image: 19184.108.40.206.1
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. "Tibetan cabinet officials being entertained at Dekyi Linka" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_19220.127.116.11.2.html>.
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