Shan Retainers Carrying a Brass Gong

Mortimer Menpes



Source: The Durbar, facing p. 118

“A Burmese gong which was sounded during the procession gave out a rich and resonant sound.”

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Other depictions of the Shan people from Burma

  • The Shan Chiefs’s Retainers at the Native Review
  • Shan Chief at the Durbar
  • In the Procession
  • Shan chiefs watching the Durbar
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