19220.127.116.11.3 (Album Print black & white)
H. Staunton ?
1940 - 1941
Lhasa Area >
112 x 66 mm
Print gelatin silver
Notes on print/mount - "Trapa Lamas" is written in capital letters in pencil below the photograph on the album mount. [KC 6/1/2006]
Other Information - Cultural Background: In the caption to this photograph "Trapa" could just be intented to mean drawa - the lowliest of monks. The term lama is meant for monks who are lineage or incarnate monks. The monks in this photograph do no look as if they are. [KC 6/1/2006]
For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Group of young monks in the countryside" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_1918.104.22.168.3.html>.
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