Rai Bahadur Norbhu Dhondup

Rai Bahadur Norbhu Dhondup

2001.35.335.1 (Print Black & White)

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Key Information


Philip Neame


Evan Yorke Nepean

Date of Photo

August 24th 1936

Named Person

Norbhu Dhondup



Accession number


Image Dimensions

81 x 106 mm

Rai Bahadur Norbhu, close-up portrait, on the day the Mission under Sir Basil Gould arrived in Lhasa

Further Information

Photographic Process

Print silver

Date Acquired

Loaned August 2002

Donated by

Judy Goldthorp


British Diplomatic Mission to Lhasa 1936-37

Photo also owned by

Lady Nepean

Previous Catologue Number

[PN] R 21 In publication
'Lhasa Mission 1936, Diary of Events', P. Neame, H. Richardson, F. S. Chapman, Government of India Political Department [Note: photographs for October 18th - November 4th 1936 are not included as their relationship to text is not detailed; see Mission Diary text for details of images] [see photos in publication]
[PN] R 21 [view loan photo]

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For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Rai Bahadur Norbhu Dhondup" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_2001.35.335.1.html>.

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