Dzong and tennis court from Gyantse Fort

Dzong and tennis court from Gyantse Fort

BMH.B.39C.1 (Film negative)

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Key Information


Arthur Hopkinson


A. J. Hopkinson

Date of Photo

March 1927?



Accession number


Image Dimensions

85 x 107

A view northwards from the British Fort at Gyantse showing the tennis court upon which Hopkinson would regularly play. The Fort was situated some way outside Gyantse town. The Tibetan dzong can be seen in the centre of the image in the distance

Further Information

Photographic Process

Negative film nitrate


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

For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Dzong and tennis court from Gyantse Fort" 05 Dec. 2006. The British Museum. <>.

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