BMH.E.43.1 (Film negative)
A. J. Hopkinson
November 28th 1927?
Chumbi Valley Region > Kirimcha
85 x 108
Negative film nitrate
A. J. Hopkinson's Tour of Duty as British Trade Agent, Gyantse, 1927-28
Manual Catalogues - [Caption in A. J. Hopkinson's negative album 'Tibet E']: 'At Kirimcha - threshing' [MS 04/05/2006]
Other Information - Description: [Extract from taped interview, Richard Blurton and Mrs Hopkinson] '42, 43 and 44 - threshing barley in the Chumbi valley - 44 shows the unthreshed barley stacked between long poles waiting to be threshed. 43 shows the threshing taking place with flails' [MS 29/07/2006]
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 August 7th 1927, Camp Yatung, page 1 [MS 31/07/2006]
For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Threshing at Kirimcha" 05 Dec. 2006. The British Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_BMH.E.43.1.html>.
For more information about photographic usage or to order prints, please visit the The British Museum.
© The British Museum