Threshing at Ralung east of Gyantse

Threshing at Ralung east of Gyantse

BMR.6.8.254 (Transparency colour)

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Key Information


Hugh E. Richardson


Hugh Richardson

Date of Photo



Gyantse Region > Ralung

Accession number


Image Dimensions

60 x 90 mm

Threshing at Ralung, east of Gyantse. There is a number of yaks being used to thresh the harvested crop in the centre of the image. There is a domestic building in the bottom left hand corner and mountains in the background.

Further Information



Photographic Process

Transparency Colour


Hugh E. Richardson

Other Information

Technical Information - The cameras 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.] 254. Harvesting at Ralung, east of Gyantse.' [KC 11/10/2006]

For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Threshing at Ralung east of Gyantse" 05 Dec. 2006. The British Museum. <>.

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