Sikkimese side of Natu La

Sikkimese side of Natu La

BMH.COL.39.1 (Transparency colour)

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Key Information


Arthur Hopkinson


A. J. Hopkinson

Date of Photo



Chumbi Valley Region > Natu La

Accession number


Image Dimensions

69 x 69

The Sikkimese side of the pass known as Natu La, one of the main passes from Sikkim into Tibet

Further Information

Photographic Process

Transparency Colour


A. J. Hopkinson's Tour of Duty as Indian Political Officer 1947-48

Previous Catologue Number


Other Information

Notes on print/mount - 'Natu La towards Sikkim' has been written on the top edge of the slide [MS 24/08/2006]

Manual Catalogues -

Manual Catalogues - The index list in the original box in which the slides are still contained identifies this image as 'Natu La Sikkim side' [MS 24/08/2006]

For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Sikkimese side of Natu La" 05 Dec. 2006. The British Museum. <>.

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