Mountains and river Tsangpo, possibly from Karo La

Mountains and river Tsangpo, possibly from Karo La

1999.23.2.21 (Print black & white)

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Key Information


H. Staunton ?


Harry Staunton

Date of Photo

1940 - 1941


Tsangpo Valley Region >

Accession number


Image Dimensions

118 x 89 mm

View of mountains from the Karo La or Napso La pass with the river Tsangpo running through the centre.

Further Information

Photographic Process

Print gelatin silver

Date Acquired

Donated 1999

Donated by

Diana Hughes


H. Staunton

Photo also owned by

Diana Hughes

Other Information

Notes on print/mount - "Velox" has been stamped in black ink on the reverse of the print and the number 500 has also been stamped in black ink. [KC 3/11/2005]

Manual Catalogues -

Manual Catalogues - Hugh Richardson's comment is that this is "Karo La or Napso La on the way to the river Tsang Po". [Hugh Richardson in conversation with Roger Croston, detailed in H. Staunton undated Related Documents File, PRM Manuscript Collections]

For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Mountains and river Tsangpo, possibly from Karo La" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <>.

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