BMH.A.22.1 (Film negative)
A. J. Hopkinson
January 15th 1927
Tsering Wangdi, Pasang
Gyantse Region > Road leading to Lhasa
85 x 114 mm
Negative film nitrate
A. J. Hopkinson's Tour of Duty as British Trade Agent, Gyantse, 1927-28
In Negative - 'A22' has been written on the left edge of the negative in black ink. The negative has been machine perforated along the right edge. 21 holes have been perforated in total [MS 05/05/2006]
Notes on print/mount - One contact print made from this negative is contained in A. J. Hopkinson's negative case with the negative. The print appears to have been removed from an album, as there are traces of black mounting paper around the edges of the print as if it has been taken out after previously being glued in place. A partially decipherable caption has been written on the back in pencil: "[?] ... way to Ri [?]. Note prayer flag across front". The number 7 has been written on the front top right corner in pencil and then erased.
Manual Catalogues - [Caption in A. J. Hopkinson's negative album 'Tibet A - A. J. Hopkinson ICS Gyantse via Siliguri]: 'Ditto [On road to Gyantse etc]' [MS 28/04/2006]
Other Information - Dates: For dating of image, see A. J. Hopkinson Archive, OIOC British Library, Mss Eur D998/53, Letters mainly from Gyantse 1926-27, Diary January 16th dated Gyantse 21 Jan 1927, pages A-C [MS 24/06/2006]
For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Horses on path near Gyantse" 05 Dec. 2006. The British Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_BMH.A.22.1.html>.
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