BMH.G.42.1 (Film negative)
A. J. Hopkinson
February 28th 1928?
Gyantse > Fort
85 x 116
Negative film nitrate
A. J. Hopkinson's Tour of Duty as British Trade Agent, Gyantse, 1927-28
In Negative - 'G-42' has been written along the right edge of the negative in blue-black ink [MS 19/08/2006]
Manual Catalogues - [Caption in A. J. Hopkinson's negative album 'Tibet G']: 'Dingcha' [MS 05/05/2006]
Other Information - Description: [Extract from taped interview, Richard Blurton and Mrs Hopkinson] '42 - The man in the hat with the earring is the brother-in-law of Tsarong Shappe, accompanied by a young monk who has just returned from China. His niece or great-niece was connected with the Sikkim royal family, and did notable relief work amongst Tibetan children in Sikkim, following the invasion of Tibet. Sangster or Dean on the balcony' [MS 12/08/2006]
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 March 2nd 1928, Gyantse, page 1 [MS 19/08/2006]
For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Dingja and monk at Gyantse Fort" 05 Dec. 2006. The British Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_BMH.G.42.1.html>.
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