Girl playing game with shuttlecock

Girl playing game with shuttlecock

BMR. (Album Print black & white)

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Key Information


Hugh E. Richardson

Date of Photo

January 15th 1937?


Lhasa Area

Accession number


Girl playing game with shuttlecock

Further Information

Photographic Process

Print gelatin silver


British Diplomatic Mission to Lhasa 1936-37

Photo also owned by

Donated to the British Museum in 1986 by Hugh E. Richardson

Previous Catologue Number

2.9 [view film roll]

Related Collections

F. S. Chapman Collection in the Pitt Rivers Museum

Other Information

Notes on print/mount - 'Shuttlecock' has been written beneath the image in the album in pencil, apparently not by Hugh Richardson [MS 25/08/2006]

Other Information - Album: This image appears alongside 2 other portraits on page 36 of Hugh Richardson's album 'Lhasa 1936'
[MS 25/08/2006]

Manual Catalogues -

Manual Catalogues - Caption in Chapman's hand-written list of negatives made whilst on the Mission to Lhasa, 1936-7 [See PRM Manuscripts Collection]: '[Shuttle Cock Game] 1 girl s. by face v.f.'; PRM Manuscripts Collection: ‘List of Tibetan Prints and Negatives’ - Book 4: ‘13/1 - Girls keeping shuttlecock in air with foot’ [MS 25/08/2006]

Other Information - Related Images

Other Information - Related Images: Images prefixed with '2.' comprise a group of negatives including Kampa people, Kinchung, a shuttle cock game and images of the Regent’s palace taken mainly in January 1937 [MS 25/08/2006]

For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Girl playing game with shuttlecock" 05 Dec. 2006. The British Museum. <>.

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