Gyantse dzong from entrance to bazaar

Gyantse dzong from entrance to bazaar

BMH.G.26.1 (Film negative)

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Key Information


Arthur Hopkinson


A. J. Hopkinson

Date of Photo

1927 - 1928


Gyantse > Dzong

Accession number


Image Dimensions

85 x 118

View of Gyantse dzong taken from inside the chorten that was at the entrance to Gyantse bazaar

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 - 'G-26' has been written along the top edge of the negative in blue-black ink [MS 19/08/2006]

Manual Catalogues -

Manual Catalogues - [Caption in A. J. Hopkinson's negative album 'Tibet G']: 'View of Jong from chorten' [MS 05/05/2006]

Other Information - Description: [Extract from taped interview, Richard Blurton and Mrs Hopkinson] '26 - Gyantse dzong seen through the gateway in the town' [MS 12/08/2006]

For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Gyantse dzong from entrance to bazaar" 05 Dec. 2006. The British Museum. <>.

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