Building and tents in the Tolung valley

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2001. (Print)

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Key Information


Hugh E. Richardson


Hugh Richardson

Date of Photo



Tolung Valley Region

Accession number


Image Dimensions

60 x 90 mm

A building in the Tolung valley surrounded by trees. There are also a number of tents pitched to the right of the buildiing. These could be Richardson's quarters.

Further Information

Photographic Process

Print silver

Date Acquired

Donated August 2001

Donated by

The executors of the estate of Hugh E. Richardson


Hugh E. Richardson

Other Information

Notes on print/mount - 'Trokhang below Trubu' is written in blue ink and 'Ist reset' in pencil in Richardson's hand on the reverse of print.

Manual Catalogues -

Manual Catalogues - Notes on Blue negative index - No. 1. 'In Tolung valley 1946'.

Manual Catalogues -

Manual Catalogues - Richardson's handlist 'Blue Album', [no.] 1. 'The Stod-lung valley north of the Skyid-chu some 6 miles w of Lhasa.'

For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Building and tents in the Tolung valley" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <>.

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