Sceptre or Ruyi

Event: Sir Charles Bell's Mission to Lhasa 1920 - 1921
Description: Having retired from the Indian Civil Service in 1918, due to health problems, Bell was recalled to service in 1920. His decision to return rested upon the decision to send him to Lhasa, the capital of Tibet, a place that he had never been granted per... more
Start date: 1920-11-17
End date: 1921-10-19

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