Letter in which Needham expresses his pleasure that Bowles has decided to give the thangka to Yale.
77-page typewritten manuscript on the Thangka of Hayagriva, given to Chester Bowles by King Tribhuvan of Nepal. Analyzes human and non-human figures, history and symbolism. Concludes provenance: Sera Monastery, Lhasa, Tibet.
Discussion of where the fabric for the mounting of the thangka of Hayagriva may have come from. Hypothesizing that it may come from Imperial Court of China.
Bowles writes to Hart requesting that she send along the three chapters that Needham has thus far completed on the thangka.