Dingja in a blue silk robe

Dingja in a blue silk robe

BMR.6.8.282 (Transparency colour)

Image for comparison


Flipped Negative

Key Information


Hugh E. Richardson


Hugh Richardson

Date of Photo


Named Person




Accession number


Image Dimensions

60 x 90 mm

Dingja in a fine blue silk robe with flowers in the background. He has his hair done up in a top knot characteristic of those in high office and is wearing an earring of office. There are flowers in the background.

Further Information


Hugh E. Richardson

Flipped Negative

This image has been flipped during scanning. You can compare the correct image above

Other Information

Technical Information - The cameras used to take this collection of colour slides (Dufay colour) were a Zeiss Super Ikonta and a Reflex Korelle. [KC 09/10/2006]

Manual Catalogues -

Manual Catalogues - Typewritten handlist entitled 'Hugh Richardson Collection, The British Museum. Photographs taken between 1936-50. Cameras: Zeiss Super Ikonta, Reflex Korelle. 300 colour slides (Dufay colour); copies made Jan. 1995.
[no.] 282. Dingja.' [KC 11/10/2006]

For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Dingja in a blue silk robe" 05 Dec. 2006. The British Museum. <http://tibet.prm.ox.ac.uk/photo_BMR.6.8.282.html>.

For more information about photographic usage or to order prints, please visit the The British Museum.

© The British Museum