Hugh Richardson in Tibetan clothes mounted on a horse

Hugh Richardson in Tibetan clothes mounted on a horse

1999. (Album Print black & white)

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Key Information


H. Staunton ?


Harry Staunton

Date of Photo

1940 - 1941

Named Person

Hugh Richardson

Accession number


Image Dimensions

119 x 90 mm

Hugh Richardson mounted on a horse. He is wearing a Tibetan fur-lined coat (chuba), a fur hat with ear flaps and a scarf wound round his neck. There is a Tibetan carpet saddle on the leather saddle of his horse.

Further Information

Photographic Process

Print gelatin silver

Date Acquired

Donated 1999

Donated by

Diana Hughes


H. Staunton

Photo also owned by

Diana Hughes

Other Information

Notes on the album mount - "Richardson" is written in capital letters in pencil on the album page below the photograph. [KC 7/12/2005]

Manual Catalogues -

Manual Catalogues - "Maru the pony. A good one, my dear pony" [Hugh Richardson in conversation with Roger Croston, detailed in H. Staunton undated Related Documents File, PRM Manuscript Collections] [KC 7/12/2005]

Other Information - Album: This image appears in Staunton's personal album on a page (1999.23.1.7) with three other images. [KC 7/12/2005]

For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Hugh Richardson in Tibetan clothes mounted on a horse" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <>.

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