Dangtopa in gyeluche dress

Dangtopa in gyeluche dress

BMR.6.8.186 (Transparency colour)

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Key Information


Hugh E. Richardson


Hugh Richardson

Date of Photo


Named Person

Mingyur Dorje Dangtopa



Accession number


Image Dimensions

60 x 90 mm

Dangtopa, brother of Kapshopa, dressed in gyeluche dress. He is standing in front of an appliqué tent.

Further Information

Photographic Process

Transparency Colour


Hugh E. Richardson

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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.] 186. Dangtopa, the brother of Kapshopa, in geluche ceremonial dress for the New Year.' [KC 11/10/2006]

For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Dangtopa in gyeluche dress" 05 Dec. 2006. The British Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_BMR.6.8.186.html>.

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