Bo Tsering at Gyantse Fort

Bo Tsering at Gyantse Fort

BMH.F.72.1 (Film negative)

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Key Information


Arthur Hopkinson


A. J. Hopkinson

Date of Photo

1927 - 1928

Named Person

Bo Tsering, Captain Dean?


Gyantse > Fort

Accession number


Image Dimensions

109 x 85

Bo Tsering, who worked for many years as the Sub-Assistant Surgeon in Tibet. Possibly Captain Dean in the background

Further Information

Photographic Process

Negative film nitrate


A. J. Hopkinson's Tour of Duty as British Trade Agent, Gyantse, 1927-28

Other Information

In Negative - 'F-72' has been written on the top edge of the negative in blue-black ink [MS 11/08/2006]

Manual Catalogues -

Manual Catalogues - [Caption in A. J. Hopkinson's negative album 'Tibet F']: 'Bo' [MS 05/05/2006]

Other Information - Description: [Extract from taped interview, Richard Blurton and Mrs Hopkinson] '72 - Ditto - Dr Bo, the [Sub] Assistant Surgeon at the Fort' [MS 11/08/2006]

For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Bo Tsering at Gyantse Fort" 05 Dec. 2006. The British Museum. <>.

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