Rest house at Tuna

Rest house at Tuna

2001.35.396.9.3 (Album Print black & white)

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Key Information


Evan Yorke Nepean


Evan Yorke Nepean

Date of Photo

August 6th 1936


Chumbi Valley Region > Tuna rest house

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Image Dimensions

90 x 58 mm

The rest house at Tuna, an important staging post en route to and from Gyantse. Horses belonging to the mission and members of the transportation party can be seen gathered outside the rest house buildings

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

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For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Rest house at Tuna" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. Accessed 14 Feb. 2016 <>.

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