Kundeling Dzasa Woser Gyaltsen

Kundeling Dzasa Woser Gyaltsen

2001. (Film negative)

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Key Information


Hugh E. Richardson


Hugh Richardson

Date of Photo


Named Person

Kundeling Dzasa Woser Gyaltsen


Lhasa > Drepung Monastery

Accession number


Image Dimensions

43 x 54 mm

Monk, Kundeling Dzasa Woser Gyaltsen, standing in front of a flight of steps leading into a building with a window on the right. He is holding a camera case.

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 - '7' 'PEOPLE'

Manual Catalogues -

Manual Catalogues - Notes on negative index - Folio 83. 'Monk at Sera'

Other Information - Biography: 'This is the Kundeling Dzasa, Woser Gyaltsan, who with Phala engineered the Dalai Lama's escape from Tibet. He lived in Dharamsala and hardly spoke English or Hindi. He died four years ago.' [KC 9/6/2006]

For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Kundeling Dzasa Woser Gyaltsen" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_2001.>.

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