Lunch party at Gyantse Dak Bungalow

Lunch party at Gyantse Dak Bungalow

BMH.D.43.1 (Film negative)

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Key Information


Arthur Hopkinson


A. J. Hopkinson

Date of Photo

July 1st 1927


Gyantse > Dak Bungalow

Accession number


Image Dimensions

85 x 115

Hopkinson comments in his journal and letters [see Notes] that he gave a lunch party for fifteen people at the Gyantse Dak Bungalow on July 1st 1927. This photograph was taken on that occasion

Further Information

Photographic Process

Negative film nitrate


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

Manual Catalogues -

Manual Catalogues - [Caption in A. J. Hopkinson's negative album 'Tibet D']: 'Lunch group at dak bungalow' [MS 28/04/2006]

Other Information - Dates

Other Information - Dates: For dating of image, see A. J. Hopkinson Archive, OIOC British Library, Mss Eur D998/54, Journal Letters from Gyantse and Various Camps, 1927-28, commencing July 1st 1927, Gyantse, page 2-4 [MS 17/07/2006]

For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Lunch party at Gyantse Dak Bungalow" 05 Dec. 2006. The British Museum. <>.

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