Harry Staunton and Dr Tonyot drinking beer

Harry Staunton and Dr Tonyot drinking beer

1999.23.2.65 (Print)

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Key Information


Reginald Fox ?


Harry Staunton

Date of Photo

May 1940

Named Person

Harry Staunton, Tonyot Tsering


Gyantse > British Trade Agency

Accession number


Image Dimensions

118 x 86 mm

Harry Staunton and the Sikkimese S.A.S (sub-assistant surgeon) Rai Sahib Tonyot Tsering standing at the bottom of some stone steps holding glasses of beer. Staunton is smoking a cigarette and wearing a silk Tibetan coat (chuba). Dr Tonyot is wearing Tibetan boots, an overcoat with a fur collar and other western clothes.

Further Information


Eating and Drinking

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. "Harry Staunton and Dr Tonyot drinking beer" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_1999.23.2.65.html>.

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