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Sikkimese princess in ceremonial dress

Sikkimese princess in ceremonial dress

Photograph shows Princess Suang La, half-length portrait, seated facing front, wearing headress and necklace, Sikkim. Title from item. Label in color reference copye slide page: "Coronation, people at the Palac... More

[Sikkimese Nepali girl]

[Sikkimese Nepali girl]

Photograph shows a Nepalese girl, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front, smiling, wearing necklace, earrings and nose ornaments, in Sikkim. Title from: Mountaintop kingdom: Sikkim / photos by Alice S. Kande... More

[Alice Kandell hiding behind a Sikkimese soldier to take a photograph of a Chinese soldier along the Nathu La pass, Sikkim]

[Alice Kandell hiding behind a Sikkimese soldier to take a photograph ...

Title devised by Library staff. Soldier in photograph is identified as "the General" by Alice Kandell in her presentation. Slide used for the presentation: "A Tour of the Lost Kingdom: Sikkim" by Dr. Alice S. ... More

Ancient art of weaving with self-supported back-strap loom. [...] This Sikkimese girl is weaving Lepcha tribal weave cloth worn as a dress

Ancient art of weaving with self-supported back-strap loom. [...] This...

Title from item. Caption continues from item: This type of weaving is found in some South American Indian tribes. Photographer's stamp on back of print. Forms part of: Dr. Alice S. Kandell Collection of Sikkim ... More

[Sikkimese jewelry]

[Sikkimese jewelry]

Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of: Dr. Alice S. Kandell Collection of Sikkim Photographs (Library of Congress). Also represented in LOT 14034-3, pg. no. 044 (color reference copy). Gift; Dr. Alice ... More

[Rai Bahadur Sonam Tobden, (Athingla), a Sikkimese nobleman, sitting with his family, Sikkim]

[Rai Bahadur Sonam Tobden, (Athingla), a Sikkimese nobleman, sitting w...

Title devised by Library staff. Slide used for the presentation: "A Tour of the Lost Kingdom: Sikkim" by Dr. Alice S. Kandell and Hope Cooke, Library of Congress, March 13, 2010. Webcast available at: http://... More

[Son of Rai Bahadur Sonam Tobden, a Sikkimese nobleman, drinking from cup, Sikkim]

[Son of Rai Bahadur Sonam Tobden, a Sikkimese nobleman, drinking from ...

Title devised by Library staff. Date from information for related slide: LC-KAN05-76. Slide used for the presentation: "A Tour of the Lost Kingdom: Sikkim" by Dr. Alice S. Kandell and Hope Cooke, Library of Co... More

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