BMH.C.1.1 (Film negative)
A. J. Hopkinson
March 19th 1927
Gyantse > Palkhor Chode
109 x 85
Negative film nitrate
A. J. Hopkinson's Tour of Duty as British Trade Agent, Gyantse, 1927-28
Manual Catalogues - [Caption in A. J. Hopkinson's negative album 'Tibet C']: 'Turning prayer wheels' [MS 28/04/2006]
Other Information - Description: [Extract from taped interview, Richard Blurton and Mrs Hopkinson] 'Turning the prayer wheels. There are a series of prayer wheels outside the mani walls outside the Palkhor chorten. He is a visiting person, he has homespun hat on; turning the prayer wheels as he goes along, turning his own at the same time' [MS 01/07/2006]
Other Information - Dates: For dating of image, see A. J. Hopkinson Archive, OIOC British Library, Mss Eur D998/54, Journal Letters from Gyantse and Various Camps, 1927-28, commencing March 20th 1927, Gyantse, pages 6-9 [MS 01/07/2006]
For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Man turning prayer wheels, Palkhor Chode" 05 Dec. 2006. The British Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_BMH.C.1.1.html>.
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