BMH.C.76.1 (Film negative)
A. J. Hopkinson
1927 - 1928. May - July 1927?
Gyantse > Bazaar
85 x 109
Negative film nitrate
A. J. Hopkinson's Tour of Duty as British Trade Agent, Gyantse, 1927-28
In Negative - 'C 76' has been written in black ink on the left edge of the negative [MS 13/07/2006]
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 was made using Velox paper. 'A. J. Hopkinson' and 'C 76' have been written on the back of the print in pencil [MS 13/07/2006]
Manual Catalogues - [Caption in A. J. Hopkinson's negative album 'Tibet C']: 'Gyantse Bazar - Old man with prayer wheel' [MS 28/04/2006]
Other Information - Description: [Extract from taped interview, Richard Blurton and Mrs Hopkinson] 'In the bazaar in Gyantse with the Palkhor chorten in the background and the old man in the front selling teapots and twirling his prayer wheel' [MS 13/07/2006]
Other Information - Dates: Hopkinson visited Gyantse bazaar many times during his time as Trade Agent in 1927-28. However, this group of images seems to be related to others taken during his time in the town during May -July 1927 [MS 13/07/2006]
For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "An old man spinning a prayer wheel, Gyantse Bazaar" 05 Dec. 2006. The British Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_BMH.C.76.1.html>.
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