So Ghia Ts'a, Ningsia. [So Ahung.] Counting his beads.
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Historical Photographs of China album reference: Hv46. Rev. Claude L. Pickens, Jr.'s trip to northwest China, part 1. General note: Excerpt from unpublished photo essay, plate 38: "Every Chinese Muslim ahung and many devout of the laity carry a rosary of ninety-nine beads. With this they are helped in saying over the names of Allah." Access to original photographs and albums in the Rev. Claude L. Pickens, Jr. Collection is restricted. Photographs and images from the collection may be reproduced only with written permission. Contact the Harvard-Yenching Library for permissions and fees.
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