Ngapo and Sumdowa in the grounds of Dekyi Lingka

Ngapo and Sumdowa in the grounds of Dekyi Lingka

BMR.6.8.39 (Transparency colour)

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Key Information


Hugh E. Richardson


Hugh Richardson

Date of Photo


Named Person

Ngapo, Sumdowa


Lhasa > Dekyi Lingka

Accession number


Image Dimensions

60 x 90 mm

[When flipped] Ngapo and Sumdowa in the flowering garden of Dekyi Lingka. The Mission house may be seen in the background.

Further Information


Hugh E. Richardson

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Other Information

Technical Information - The camera 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.] 39. Ngapo on the left and Sumdawa on the right. Sumdawa was a minor official and a relative of the Nechung Oracle.' [KC 09/10/2006]

For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Ngapo and Sumdowa in the grounds of Dekyi Lingka" 05 Dec. 2006. The British Museum. <>.

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