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Temple alter, large prayer wheel far R

Item is a negative showing the alter of the Gyantse monastery. There are three Buddha sculptures as well as ornate wall carvings behind the alter. There is also a large prayer wheel to the right of the alter.

Monks performing in ceremonial masks

Item is a negative showing a monk wearing a mask with feathers protruding from the back. There is a large group of people watching in the background. A mountain in the far distance is also visible.

Temple alter

Item is a negative showing the alter of the Gyantse monastery. There are three Buddhist sculptures as well as ornate wall carvings behind the alter. There is also is storage space for the Pacha (sacred Texts) to the left of the alter and a small prayer circle to the right of the alter.

Abbot and secretaries

Item is a negative showing three men posing for the camera. The man in the centre, the abbot, is wearing an elaborate head piece and robe. The man to his left is wearing a mask. There is a building in the background.

Silk temple hanging

Item is a negative showing a stone building with a large wall hanging off of it. The hanging appears to have an image of a Buddha on it.

Jongpen on his way to watch horse races

Item is a negative showing a line of men riding on horseback. The Jongpen, third in the line. His horse is being led by an unidentified person on foot and he is wearing a distinctive robe.

Horse race winner

Item is a negative showing a horse with a saddle and bridle. There is an unidentified man standing behind the horse, holding its head.

Head Lama

Item is a negative showing a man, the head Lama, wearing an elaborate head piece and robe. There is a large group of people milling on and in front of a building behind the Lama.

We all moved out to the plain

Item is a negative showing a group of unidentified Tibetan children standing around waiting for the Gyantse annual horse race to go by. There are mountains visible in the distance.

Jongpen Gyantse

Item is a negative showing a group of men walking on foot. The Jongpen of Gyantse, second from right, is wearing a light colored robe and a hat.

Shooting competitor

Item is a negative showing a man on horse back holding a bow and arrow. He appears to be shooting an arrow at a target while his horse is galloping past said target.

Competitors await their turn

Item is a negative showing a group of men on horseback. The men are wearing wide brim hats and some appear to be carrying slings of arrows.

Shooting competitor

Item is a negative showing a man on horse back holding a bow and arrow. He appears to be shooting an arrow at a target while his horse is galloping past said target. This image is very similar to the previous image (image a033665) but is taken from a slightly different angle.

1st school for Tibetan boys

Item is a negative showing a group of boys standing in front of a small building. Mr. Frank Ludlow, the school master who ran the Gyantse School for Tibetan Boys, is located on the far left. There are mountains visible in the distance.

Lama

Item is a negative showing a man, the Lama, seated in front of a stone wall. He has a tablet with writing propped up in front of him.

Shooting competition

Item is a negative showing a man on horse back holding a weapon. The man appears to firing said weapon through a wooden structure. There are mountains visible in the distance.

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