Black & white photograph taken by Lt.G.E.C. Cable while stationed as officer commanding the Trade Agent's Escort in Gyantse, South Eastern Tibet during the 1930s, inscribed "The hillock in the background is 17000 feet!"

An00500710 001 l


Type of Thing
photographic print
photographic process


Acquired From
Peachey, Anna to The British Museum
Cable, G E C


Gyantse, Tibet


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