BMH.A.70.1 (Film negative)
A. J. Hopkinson
December 1926 - February 1927?
Chumbi Valley Region > Yatung > Football pitch
85 x 115
Negative film nitrate
A. J. Hopkinson's Tour of Duty as British Trade Agent, Gyantse, 1927-28
In Negative - 'A70' has been written on the left edge of the negative in black ink. [MS 12/05/2006]
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 appears to have been removed from an album, as there are traces of black mounting paper around the edges of the print as if it has been taken out after previously being glued in place. A partially decipherable caption has been written on the back in pencil: "Traders passing football ground Shasima (in background) (they are driving [?] mule [?]". The number 3 has been written on the front top right corner in pencil.
Manual Catalogues - [Caption in A. J. Hopkinson's negative album 'Tibet A - A. J. Hopkinson ICS Gyantse via Siliguri]: 'Traders at Shasima bazar' [MS 28/04/2006]
Other Information - Description: [Extract from taped interview, Richard Blurton and Mrs Hopkinson] '70 - Yatung - note the man in the centre with his fox-skin cap who clearly comes from high Tibet' [MS 21/04/2006]
For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Traders near the Yatung football pitch" 05 Dec. 2006. The British Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_BMH.A.70.1.html>.
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