Laden yaks on Sangjan plain

Laden yaks on Sangjan plain

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

Laden yaks and children on the plain at Sangjan (Rama). There are some square-shaped buildings behind them and snow-covered mountain peaks in the distance.

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. 95. 'Sangjan near Hram-mtsho'.

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. "Laden yaks on Sangjan plain" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <>.

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