Road between Kala and Dochen

Road between Kala and Dochen

BMH.G.43.1 (Film negative)

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Key Information


Arthur Hopkinson


A. J. Hopkinson

Date of Photo

1927 - 1928


Khangmar Region > Dochen

Accession number


Image Dimensions

85 x 112

Road between Kala and Dochen with water on right. Mount Chomolhari can be seen in the distance

Further Information

Photographic Process

Negative film nitrate


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

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Other Information

In Negative - 'G-43' has been written along the right edge of the negative in blue-black ink [MS 19/08/2006]

Notes on print/mount - One contact print made from this negative is contained in A. J. Hopkinson's negative case with the negative. The print was made using Velox paper. The caption "On road between Kala and Dochen - Chomolhari beyond" has been written on the back of the print in pencil, as has the reference 'G.43' [MS 19/08/2006]

Manual Catalogues -

Manual Catalogues - [Caption in A. J. Hopkinson's negative album 'Tibet G']: 'Bridge between Kala and Dochen' [MS 05/05/2006]

Other Information - Description: [Extract from taped interview, Richard Blurton and Mrs Hopkinson] '43 - The road to Phari along the edge of a river' [MS 12/08/2006]

For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Road between Kala and Dochen" 05 Dec. 2006. The British Museum. <>.

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