BMH.A.30.1 (Film negative)
A. J. Hopkinson
January 2nd - 17th 1927
Gyantse > British Fort
117 x 85
Negative film nitrate
A. J. Hopkinson's Tour of Duty as British Trade Agent, Gyantse, 1927-28
In Negative - 'A30' has been written on the left edge of the negative in black ink. The negative has been machine perforated along the left side. 21 holes have been perforated in total [MS 12/05/2006]
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: "A corner in Gyantse (Brit) Fort". The number 34 has been written on the front top right corner in pencil.
Manual Catalogues - [Caption in A. J. Hopkinson's negative album 'Tibet A - A. J. Hopkinson ICS Gyantse via Siliguri]: 'Pasang with children in Fort' [MS 28/04/2006]
Other Information - Description: [Extract from taped interview, Richard Blurton and Mrs Hopkinson] '30 - the servant of AJH [Arthur Hopkinson] carrying the camera, accompanied by a dog, probably outside one of the rest-houses on the way to Gyantse' [MS 21/04/2006]
For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Pasang and children in Gyantse Fort" 05 Dec. 2006. The British Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_BMH.A.30.1.html>.
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