BMH.G.50.1 (Film negative)
A. J. Hopkinson
1927 - 1928
Chumbi Valley Region > Thang La
85 x 113
Negative film nitrate
A. J. Hopkinson's Tour of Duty as British Trade Agent, Gyantse, 1927-28
In Negative - 'G-50' has been written along the right edge of the negative in blue-black ink [MS 19/08/2006]
Manual Catalogues - [Caption in A. J. Hopkinson's negative album 'Tibet G']: 'Donkey drivers' [MS 05/05/2006]
Other Information - Description: [Extract from taped interview, Richard Blurton and Mrs Hopkinson] '50 - Ditto [BMH.G.49.1 - Muleteers with their mules laden with goods from India seen below Chomolhari, on the Sikkim side of Phari. They have just crossed the Tang-la]. Probably they are Khambas' [MS 12/08/2006]
Other Information - Related Images: See BMH.G.49.1 for a related image of these two men [MS 19/08/2006]
For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Two mule drivers on the Thang La" 05 Dec. 2006. The British Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_BMH.G.50.1.html>.
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