Yaks outside Phari

Yaks outside Phari

2001.35.396.9.2 (Album Print black & white)

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Key Information


Evan Yorke Nepean


Evan Yorke Nepean

Date of Photo

August 5th 1936


Chumbi Valley Region > Phari

Accession number


Image Dimensions

90 x 58 mm

Yak caravan resting outside Phari. Phari dzong or fort can be seen in the background. A man carrying a sack can be seen stepping over the yaks' tether on the extreme right of the image

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


This Image also appears in another collection

2001.35.31.1 1998.131.155

Other Information

Notes on print/mount - ' Transport Yaks. Phari Dzong'. [MS 28/07/2006]

Other Information - Related Images

Other Information - Related Images: The negative for this image is in the Frederick Spencer Chapman collection at the Pitt Rivers Museum. 'YN.26' has been scratched into the negative [MS 24/07/2006]

For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Yaks outside Phari" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_2001.35.396.9.2.html>.

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