BMH.G.10.1 (Film negative)
A. J. Hopkinson
February 9th 1928
Gyantse (from Tsechen)
85 x 111
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 G']: 'Geese in flight' [MS 05/05/2006]
Other Information - Description: [Extract from taped interview, Richard Blurton and Mrs Hopkinson] '10 - Gyantse - wild geese on the plain. Dzong and monastery precinct wall at the bottom left. The dzong clearly stands quite separately from the monastery. The red monastery precinct wall was very conspicuous, while the monastery itself was situated just down on the flat of the plain, with the town stretching up towards the monastery' [MS 12/08/2006]
Other Information - Dates: For dating of image, see A. J. Hopkinson Archive, OIOC British Library, Mss Eur D998/54, Journal Letters from Gyantse and Various Camps, 1927-28, commencing February 10th 1928, Gyantse, page 1 [MS 19/08/2006]
For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Goose shooting grounds at Tsechen, Gyantse" 05 Dec. 2006. The British Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_BMH.G.10.1.html>.
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