Chomolhari mountain range with dak bungalow

Chomolhari mountain range with dak bungalow

BMR.6.8.135 (Transparency colour)

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Key Information


Hugh E. Richardson


Hugh Richardson

Date of Photo



Chumbi Valley Region > Rham Tso Lake

Accession number


Image Dimensions

60 x 90 mm

Chomolhari mountain range taken from the far east side of Lake Rham Tso. There is a building in the centre of the image which is the dak bungalow which served as a station for mail-carriers.

Further Information

Photographic Process

Transparency Colour


Hugh E. Richardson

Other Information

Technical Information - The camera used to take this collection of colour slides (Dufay colour) were a Zeiss Super Ikonta and a Reflex Korelle. [KC 09/10/2006]

Manual Catalogues -

Manual Catalogues - Typewritten handlist entitled 'Hugh Richardson Collection, The British Museum. Photographs taken between 1936-50. Cameras: Zeiss Super Ikonta, Reflex Korelle. 300 colour slides (Dufay colour); copies made Jan. 1995.
[no.] 135. Jomolhari from the far east side of Lake Rham Tso. The dak bungalow is a station for mail carriers.' [KC 10/10/2006]

For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Chomolhari mountain range with dak bungalow " 05 Dec. 2006. The British Museum. <>.

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