BMH.C.7.1 (Film negative)
A. J. Hopkinson
June 21st 1927?
Gyantse > Palkhor Chode > Goku Tramsa
85 x 107
Negative film nitrate
A. J. Hopkinson's Tour of Duty as British Trade Agent, Gyantse, 1927-28
In Negative - 'C 7' has been written in the top right corner of the negative in black ink [MS 01/07/2006]
Manual Catalogues - [Caption in A. J. Hopkinson's negative album 'Tibet C']: 'Ki-go' [MS 28/04/2006]
Other Information - Description: [Extract from taped interview, Richard Blurton and Mrs Hopkinson] 'Small altar in the foreground on which is water offering bowls, and butter lamps, and tormas, and incense sticks. In the middle distance you can see the bottom of the Kigo itself. My husband told me that as soon as the sun shone full on it, they took it down. It was an early morning thing' [MS 01/07/2006]
Other Information - 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 June 26th 1927, Gyantse, pages 1-3 [MS 01/07/2006]
For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Thangka wall at Palkhor Chode, Gyantse" 05 Dec. 2006. The British Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_BMH.C.7.1.html>.
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