Monks at Palkhor Chode, Gyantse

Monks at Palkhor Chode, Gyantse

BMH.B.99.1 (Film negative)

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Key Information


Arthur Hopkinson


A. J. Hopkinson

Date of Photo

March 19th 1927?


Gyantse > Palkhor Chode

Accession number


Image Dimensions

85 x 102

Young monks outside Palkhor Chode Monastery in Gyantse. The structure of the building behind can be seen in some detail

Further Information

Photographic Process

Negative film nitrate


A. J. Hopkinson's Tour of Duty as British Trade Agent, Gyantse, 1927-28

Other Information

In Negative - The edges of the negative have been cut very crudely [MS 30/06/2006]

Manual Catalogues -

Manual Catalogues - [Caption in A. J. Hopkinson's negative album 'Tibet B']: '99 - Young monks' [MS 22/04/2006]

For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Monks at Palkhor Chode, Gyantse" 05 Dec. 2006. The British Museum. <>.

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