Valley below Draktsa

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2001. (Print)

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Key Information


Hugh E. Richardson


Hugh Richardson

Date of Photo



Lhodrag Region > Draktsa

Accession number


Image Dimensions

56 X 45 mm

Wide rocky valley surrounded by bare mountains below Draktsa (brag-rtsa).

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 - 'Draktsa S of Dzaring La' is written in Richardson's hand in black ink over words in pencil now erased and '611' and 'Velox' in an oval is stamped in black. [KC 28/4/2006]

Manual Catalogues -

Manual Catalogues - Notes on negative index: Folio 16. 'Below Draktsa'.

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.] 16. 'Near Brag-rtsa. c 28.33. N. 91.18.E'.

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. "Valley below Draktsa " 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <>.

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