BMH.D.55.1 (Film negative)
A. J. Hopkinson
July 9th 1927
Gyantse Region > Tengoling
85 x 116
Negative film nitrate
A. J. Hopkinson's Tour of Duty as British Trade Agent, Gyantse, 1927-28
In Negative - 'D-55' has been written down the right side of the negative in black ink [MS 17/07/2006]
Notes on print/mount - Two contact prints made from this negative are contained in A. J. Hopkinson's negative case with the negative. One bears the caption "Tengyoling Monastery - Monk dancers coming out one by one" on the back written in pencil, the other "At Tanjjoling Tengyoling near Gyantse - The dancers come out one by one". Both also have the additional pencil-written references 'D55' and 'H6' on the back [MS 17/07/2006]
Manual Catalogues - [Caption in A. J. Hopkinson's negative album 'Tibet D']: 'Dancers come out singly' [MS 28/04/2006]
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 5th 1927, Gyantse, page 3 ff [MS 17/07/2006]
For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Ceremony at Tengoling Monastery" 05 Dec. 2006. The British Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_BMH.D.55.1.html>.
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