BMH.A.56.1 (Film negative)
A. J. Hopkinson
December 1926 - February 1927?
Chumbi Valley Region > Yatung >
85 x 114
Negative film nitrate
A. J. Hopkinson's Tour of Duty as British Trade Agent, Gyantse, 1927-28
In Negative - 'A56' has been written on the left edge of the negative in black ink. The negative has been machine perforated along the left edge. 12 holes have been perforated in total. There are two small tears along the top edge [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: "Shasima". The number 1 has been written on the front top right corner in pencil. [MS 26/06/2006]
Manual Catalogues - [Caption in A. J. Hopkinson's negative album 'Tibet A - A. J. Hopkinson ICS Gyantse via Siliguri]: 'Sha-si-ma' [MS 28/04/2006]
Other Information - Description: [Extract from taped interview, Richard Blurton and Mrs Hopkinson] '56, 55, 54 - somewhere on the route between Gangtok and Yatung' [MS 21/04/2006]
For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Yatung, Chumbi Valley" 05 Dec. 2006. The British Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_BMH.A.56.1.html>.
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