Yak caravan on Lingmathang

Yak caravan on Lingmathang

BMH.G.80.1 (Film negative)

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Key Information


Arthur Hopkinson


A. J. Hopkinson

Date of Photo

1927 - 1928


Chumbi Valley Region > Lingmathang

Accession number


Image Dimensions

85 x 112

Yak caravan on Lingmathang

Further Information

Photographic Process

Negative film nitrate


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

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Other Information

In Negative - 'X' has been written on the left edge of the negative in blue-black ink [MS 19/08/2006]

Notes on print/mount - One contact print made from this negative is contained in A. J. Hopkinson's negative case with the negative. The print was made using Velox paper. 'G 80' and 'X' have been written on the back of the print in pencil [MS 19/08/2006]

Manual Catalogues -

Manual Catalogues - [Caption in A. J. Hopkinson's negative album 'Tibet G']: 'Yaks on Lingmathang' [MS 05/05/2006]

Other Information - Description: [Extract from taped interview, Richard Blurton and Mrs Hopkinson] '80 Yaks waiting to be load at [Lingmathang], Yatung' [MS 12/08/2006]

For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Yak caravan on Lingmathang" 05 Dec. 2006. The British Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_BMH.G.80.1.html>.

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