19188.8.131.52.2 (Album Print black & white)
Reginald Fox ?
1940 - 1941
Gyantse Region > Karo La
117 x 89 mm
Print gelatin silver
Notes on album mount - "KARO-LAR PASS 17,400". This is written in pencil in Staunton's hand below the mounted photograph on the album page.
Other Information - Album: This image appears in Staunton's personal album on a page (19184.108.40.206) with two other images. [KC 6/12/2005]
Other Information - Setting: The tops of passes in Tibet are marked by stone cairns made up of stones placed there and by suspended prayer flags placed around them by travellers as a sign of thanksgiving for reaching the pass. [KC 6/12/2005]
For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Harry Staunton at the Karo La pass" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_19220.127.116.11.2.html>.
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