An altar in the Norbu Lingka

An altar in the Norbu Lingka

BMR. (Album Print black & white)

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Key Information


Unknown. Hugh Richardson?


Hugh E. Richardson

Date of Photo

September 6th 1936?


Lhasa > Norbu Lingka >

Accession number


An altar in the Norbu Lingka with an image of the 13th Dalai Lama seated above

Further Information

Photographic Process

Print gelatin silver


British Diplomatic Mission to Lhasa 1936-37

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Donated to the British Museum in 1986 by Hugh E. Richardson

Related Collections

F. S. Chapman Collection in the Pitt Rivers Museum

For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "An altar in the Norbu Lingka" 05 Dec. 2006. The British Museum. <>.

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