Radio equipment in Dekyi Lingka

Radio equipment in Dekyi Lingka

2001.35.377.1 (Print Black & White)

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Key Information


Frederick Spencer Chapman


Evan Yorke Nepean

Date of Photo

September 16th 1936?


Lhasa > Dekyi Lingka

Accession number


Image Dimensions

106 x 72 mm

Radio equipment - transmitter and reciever, earphones, pencil and paper.

Further Information

Photographic Process

Print silver

Date Acquired

Loaned August 2002

Donated by

Judy Goldthorp


British Diplomatic Mission to Lhasa 1936-37

Photo also owned by

Lady Nepean

Previous Catologue Number

CO.21 [view film roll]

Other Information

Notes on print/mount: 'VUQ/AC4YN in tent in Lhasa, Ce?tic?, PMP Dagg transmitter, Nepean receiver'; [ink no:] 17; [pencil no:] B; [blue no:] 4' [KC 15/08/2006]

Manual Catalogues -

Manual Catalogues - Caption in Chapman's hand-written list of negatives made whilst on the Mission to Lhasa, 1936-7 [See PRM Manuscripts Collection]: 'Wireless v. thin' [MS 15/08/2006]

Other Information - Related Images

Other Information - Related Images: Images prefixed with 'CO' comprise a group of negatives containing images of Potala from Chakpori, Norbu Lingka gate and stables, groom’s cottage, Lake palace, Gundeling. They seem to have been taken on or around September 16th 1936 [MS 15/08/2006]

For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Radio equipment in Dekyi Lingka" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <>.

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