Regent's entourage at Shingdonka

Regent's entourage at Shingdonka

BMR. (Album Print black & white)

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Key Information


Unknown. Frederick Spencer Chapman?


Hugh E. Richardson

Date of Photo

November 23rd 1936


Lhasa Area > Shingdonka

Accession number


The Regent's entourage at Shingdonka upon his return from his tour to Samye in November 1936. The ornate tent in which he greeted officials can be seen on the left of the image

Further Information

Photographic Process

Print gelatin silver


British Diplomatic Mission to Lhasa 1936-37

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Donated to the British Museum in 1986 by Hugh E. Richardson

Related Collections

F. S. Chapman Collection in the Pitt Rivers Museum

For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Regent's entourage at Shingdonka" 05 Dec. 2006. The British Museum. <>.

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