1998.285.666 (Lantern Slide)
Lt Col R. S. Kennedy? Unknown Tibetan or Sikkimese photographer?
Sir Charles Bell
August 12th-15th 1921
Lhasa > Tsetrung Lingka
81 x 81 mm
St Antony's College, Oxford.
Sir Charles Bell's Mission to Lhasa 1920-21
Royal Central Asiatic Society
Lt Col R. S. Kennedy?
Manual Catalogues - Bell's List of Illustrations entry: "[No. of chapter] XXVII. [Subject of Chapter] Amusements. [Subject of Illustration] P.273 (bw) My Ache Lhamo in the Tsetrung lingka. The Magistrate of Re-nang, who is the left one of the two standing together behind and wears a yellow brocade dress like a modern Shappe's and a Shappe's hat, comes to perform the ceremony of marriage with Nang-sa, who sits in front under the pole. With the magistrate is his servant (right). [Remarks] L.146."
Other Information - Related Images: 1998.285.665 and 1998.285.666 have been made from the same negative but the image of 1998.285.665 is a slightly zoomed enlargement [MS 31/8/2004]
For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Bell's Ache Lhamo at Tsetrung Lingka" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_1998.285.666.html>.
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