Lakes at Melong Tradun

Lakes at Melong Tradun

2001. (Film negative)

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Key Information


Hugh E. Richardson


Hugh Richardson

Date of Photo



Khangmar Region > Melong Tradun

Accession number


Image Dimensions

85 x 60 mm

Yum Tso lake with another glacial lake in the foreground surrounded by hills at Melong Tradun on the Tibet Bhutan border.

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. 94. 'Melong'.

Manual Catalogues -

Manual Catalogues - Richardson's handlist: 'Blue Album. [Nos.] 93-100. 'At or near Melong Tradun (Brag-mdun) rnying-ma (red hat) monastery on Tibet Bhutan border near Hram-mtsho lake.'

For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Lakes at Melong Tradun" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <>.

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