BMH.C.81.1 (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
Manual Catalogues - [Caption in A. J. Hopkinson's negative album 'Tibet C']: 'Gyantse Bazar - people in bazar' [MS 28/04/2006]
Other Information - Description: [Extract from taped interview, Richard Blurton and Mrs Hopkinson] 'Market in Gyantse, these are coloured cups with tops and bottoms, and covers; and beer jugs, and bowls and spinning. Man carrying incense sticks. Precinct wall in background with monastery buildings' [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. "Crowds in Gyantse Bazaar" 05 Dec. 2006. The British Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_BMH.C.81.1.html>.
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