BMH.F.18.1 (Film negative)
A. J. Hopkinson
1927 - 1928
85 x 108
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 F']: 'Khamba pilgrims to Shigatse' [MS 04/05/2006]
Other Information - Description: [Extract from taped interview, Richard Blurton and Mrs Hopkinson] 'Khamba pilgrims on the route to Shigatse. Note the mani -stones behind. The colour of the stoney landscape was remarkable in its great variety. There was almost no vegetation to speak of, and yet the rocks were a display of different colours and shades from violet to sandy brown' [MS 04/08/2006]
Other Information - Related Images: In his notes for BMH.F.19.1, A. J. Hopkinson states that these men are pilgrims en route to Shigatse [see Related Image Notes] [MS 11/08/2006]
For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Khampa pilgrims in Gyantse" 05 Dec. 2006. The British Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_BMH.F.18.1.html>.
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