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Title:  China - Peling Range Tibetan woman [Title from recto of mount.]
Alternate Title: Woman in traditional dress with her hair dressed in two long braids
Item Identifier:  2815 (original library accession)
Work Type:  photographs
Creator:  Purdom, William (1880-1921), photographer
Date:  1911-07 - 1911-10
Dimensions:  15.5 x 11 cm.
Topics:  clothing & dress; women; hair ornaments; hairdressing; hairstyles; braiding; sashes (costume accessories)
Nationality/Culture:  Tibetan
Materials/Techniques:  gelatin silver process on paper
Note:  Series: Eastern Asian Historical Photograph Collections
General: China-Peling Range. Tibetan woman from South Peling range, showing method of hair dressing. Photo by Wm. Purdom, 1909-1911. [Information from label on verso of photo mount.]
Location:  Gansu Sheng, China
Xiqing Shan, Qinghai Sheng, China
Copyright:  Copyright 2003, President and Fellows of Harvard College, Arnold Arboretum Archives; all rights reserved.
Related Information:  Photographs of William Purdom - 1909-1912
Use Restrictions:  Arnold Arboretum/Horticulture Library (Jamaica Plain):Arnold Arboretum Horticultural Library Archives. Contact repository for permissions and fees.
Repository:  Arnold Arboretum/Horticulture Library (Jamaica Plain)
Record Identifier: olvwork271154

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