1918.104.22.168 (Print black & white)
H. Staunton ?
1940 - 1941
Yamdrok Tso Region > Pede dzong
112 x 67 mm
Print gelatin silver
Notes on print/mount - The word "Velox" and the number 500? is stamped on the back in black ink. [KC 29/11/2005]
Manual Catalogues - "Pede Dzong. Yamdrok Tso. Road to Lhasa." [Hugh Richardson in conversation with Roger Croston, detailed in H. Staunton undated Related Documents File, PRM Manuscript Collections] [KC 29/11/2005]
Contemporary Publication - F Spencer Chapman writes in Lhasa the Holy City , 1940, London: Readers Union Ltd. p.62, "Soon we saw Pede Dzong on the end of a point running out into the lake. It is just like an old Scottish castle. Unlike Nangartse Dzong it is now ruined. The village lies behind." [KC 29/11/2005]
Other Information - Related Images: 1922.214.171.124.2 and 19126.96.36.199.3 [KC 29/11/2005]
For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Pede dzong fortress and settlement" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_19188.8.131.52.html>.
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