A view of Mt Trinley gyalpo ('phrin-las rgyal po)

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2001. (Print)

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Key Information


Hugh E. Richardson


Hugh Richardson

Date of Photo



Lhodrag Region > Dzaring La > Trinley gyalpo

Accession number


Image Dimensions

56 X 45 mm

Two men (Richardson's travelling companions) lead four horses through a wide rocky valley. The snow-clad peak Trinley gyalpo ('phrin-las rgyal po) may be seen in the distance on the right.

Further Information

Photographic Process

Print silver

Date Acquired

Donated August 2001

Donated by

The executors of the estate of Hugh E. Richardson


Richardson's 1950 Lhodrag tour

Other Information

Notes on print - 'Below Dzaring La' written in ink over the same in pencil on the reverse of print in Richardson's hand and '608' and 'Velox' in an oval stamped in black.

Manual Catalogues -

Manual Catalogues - Notes on negative index - Folio 13. 'Do.' [Dzaring La].

Manual Catalogues -

Manual Catalogues - Richardson's Handlist. 'Album 4. Journey starting at Gong dkar rdzong on Gstang-po, 29.18 N. 90.48 E. [no.] 13. do. [Rdza ring La] with mt 'Phrin-las rgyal-po'.

Other Information - Dates

Other Information - Dates: The date is derived from Richardson’s negative album No.4, the cover of which is marked with ‘Lhobrag 1950’. These images seem all to have been developed as part of a batch arising from a trip to Mug, Lhobrag etc in 1950. [MS 22/12/2005]

For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "A view of Mt Trinley gyalpo ('phrin-las rgyal po)" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_2001.>.

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