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Chinese Amban (General Ma) at Gyantse, Tibet, seated in front of 8 standing Chinese guards, four of whom carry "pitchfork" spears., 1954
Tseten Tashi

Gyantse, Southern Tibet, China
Black and white photograph
Gift of Bruce Walker, 2000  2000.36.2.9
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Chinese Amban at Gyantse

Keywords: Gyantse, Southern Tibet, China, Amban, General Ma, Spear, Weapon, Chinese guard, Colonel Francis Younghusband, The Great Game, British Expedition, Anglo-Tibetan Convention, Dress