Giving New Year gifts, Yatung

Giving New Year gifts, Yatung

BMH.B.20.1 (Film negative)

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Key Information


Arthur Hopkinson


A. J. Hopkinson

Date of Photo

March 3rd 1927


Chumbi Valley Region > Yatung

Accession number


Image Dimensions

85 x 109

A group of school children receiving presents from the British Trade Agency on the eve of the Tibetan New Year

Further Information

Photographic Process

Negative film nitrate


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

Other Information

In Negative - The negative has been cut very crudely down both the left and right hand edges [MS 29/06/2006]

Manual Catalogues -

Manual Catalogues - [Caption in A. J. Hopkinson's negative album 'Tibet B']: '18, 19 & 20 - Schoolchildren - New Year's Day Yatung' [MS 21/04/2006]

For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Giving New Year gifts, Yatung" 05 Dec. 2006. The British Museum. <>.

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