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Potala from east with flooded grassy foreground. Copyright Pitt Rivers Museum, University of Oxford 2001.

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Resource #: 69659 (URL for reference)

Collections: Lhasa

Location: Potala Palace, Marpori, White Palace


by Jessica O'Leary

The Potala seen at middle distance from the east, with flooded grassland in the foreground. A wall and trees line the base of Marpori (dmar po ri). The eastern path leading up the back of the Potala can be seen on the right side of the image.

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Resource type: Image

Photograph Date: 1937

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