BMH.F.23.1 (Film negative)
A. J. Hopkinson
1927 - 1928
Gyantse > Dzong
85 x 112
Negative film nitrate
A. J. Hopkinson's Tour of Duty as British Trade Agent, Gyantse, 1927-28
In Negative - 'F-23' has been written along the right edge of the negative in blue-black ink [MS 11/08/2006]
Notes on print/mount - Two contact prints made from this negative are contained in A. J. Hopkinson's negative case with the negative. The prints were made using Velox paper. The first has the caption 'Gyantse. Old Fort. Wool caravan in foreground' written on the back in pencil along with the reference 'F.23'. The second has the same reference number but accompanied by the name 'A. J. Hopkinson', all again written in pencil [MS 11/08/2006]
Manual Catalogues - [Caption in A. J. Hopkinson's negative album 'Tibet F']: 'Yaks in front of jong' [MS 04/05/2006]
Other Information - Description: [Extract from taped interview, Richard Blurton and Mrs Hopkinson] '23 - wool train leaving Gyantse, with the dzong in the background; the monastery just visible. Monastery property is demarcated by the striped walls' [MS 04/08/2006]
For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Wool caravan by Gyantse Dzong" 05 Dec. 2006. The British Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_BMH.F.23.1.html>.
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