Norbhu on horseback near Khangmar

Norbhu on horseback near Khangmar

2001.35.294.1 (Print Black & White)

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Key Information


Philip Neame


Evan Yorke Nepean

Date of Photo

August 10th 1936

Named Person

Norbhu Dhondup


Khangmar Region

Accession number


Image Dimensions

107 x 70 mm

Rai Bahadur Norbhu Dhondup in ceremonial dress sitting on a pony with black tents in the background. Taken en route to Lhasa in 1936 when Norbhu met the Mission party just outside Khangmar on August 10th 1936 to join them on their journey

Further Information

Photographic Process

Print silver

Date Acquired

Loaned August 2002

Donated by

Judy Goldthorp


British Diplomatic Mission to Lhasa 1936-37

Photo also owned by

Lady Nepean

Previous Catologue Number

[PN] N 29 [view loan photo]

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For Citation use:
The Tibet Album. "Norbhu on horseback near Khangmar" 05 Dec. 2006. The Pitt Rivers Museum. <>.

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