Frost-bite patient at Gyantse hospital

Frost-bite patient at Gyantse hospital

BMH.F.99.1 (Film negative)

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Arthur Hopkinson


A. J. Hopkinson

Date of Photo

1927 - 1928


Gyantse > Hospital

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Image Dimensions

115 x 85

A Nepalese stabbing victim at the Gyantse hospital run, from late 1927, by Captain Mulligan. Hopkinson states in his letters home that by early 1928 there were efforts to increase the number of outpatients coming to the hospital, most of whom came from Kham and Shigatse [see Notes]

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Photographic Process

Negative film nitrate


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

For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Frost-bite patient at Gyantse hospital" 05 Dec. 2006. The British Museum. <>.

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