The Medicine College, Chakpori, Lhasa

The Medicine College, Chakpori, Lhasa

1999.23.2.31 (Print black & white)

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Key Information


H. Staunton ?


Harry Staunton

Date of Photo

1940 - 1941


Lhasa > Chakpori (from Dekyi Lingka)

Accession number


Image Dimensions

112 x 65 mm

The Medicine College, Chakpori, on the summit of a hill south west of the Potala. In the foreground there are trees denuded of leaves. In the bottom right-hand corner of the image there is the corner of a wall. This photograph was possibly taken from Dekyi Lingka where the British Mission was housed.

Further Information

Photographic Process

Print gelatin silver

Date Acquired

Donated 1999

Donated by

Diana Hughes


H. Staunton

Photo also owned by

Diana Hughes

For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "The Medicine College, Chakpori, Lhasa" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <>.

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