Shelter beside a track near Ralung

Shelter beside a track near Ralung

2001. (Film negative)

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Key Information


Hugh E. Richardson


Hugh Richardson

Date of Photo



Gyantse Region > Ralung

Accession number


Image Dimensions

85 x 60 mm

Shelter with dry stone walls on a hillside beside a track near Ralung. This shelter may be a mail runner's hut. Prayer flags may be seen above part of the structure. There are a number of men and horses to the left of the image.

Further Information

Photographic Process

Negative film nitrate

Date Acquired

Donated August 2001

Donated by

The executors of the estate of Hugh E. Richardson


Hugh E. Richardson

Manual Catalogues -

Manual Catalogues - Notes on negative album - 'NYEMO. SAMYE. YARLUNG. RGYAL.' is written on the cover of this blue negative album in white in Richardson's hand. [KC 24/3/2006]

Manual Catalogues -

Manual Catalogues - Notes on Blue negative album index - No. 81. 'Beyond Ralung'.

Manual Catalogues -

Manual Catalogues - Richardson's handlist: 'Blue Album. [Nos.] 81, 82. 'Ralung beyond Karo La and Gyantse'

For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Shelter beside a track near Ralung" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <>.

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