Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Afshar elders to ‘Abd al-Husayn Mirza Farmanfarma

Afshar elders to ‘Abd al-Husayn Mirza Farmanfarma

Letter from Afshar elders to ‘Abd al-Husayn Mirza Farmanfarma which elaborates on how Taymur Khan (from Lar) has treated them with extreme cruelty, including making Zawq ‘Ali’s wife [daughter of Shahnah (sheriff) Ghulam] marry his servant, Muhammad Khan, and prevented them from going to their winter pastures. They ask ‘Abd al-Husayn Mirza Farmanfarma for justice.

Item Details

  • Date late 19th/early 20th century
  • Dimensions 32 x 20.5 cm
  • Collections Majlis Document Center -- Farmanfarma documents
  • Repository Majlis Library, Museum and Document Center
  • Restrictions Use of collection materials for publication purposes must cite Majlis Library, Museum and Document Center (Tehran, Iran) as current repository.
  • Accessed 3 September 2019
  • Last Edited 27 September 2019
  • Record no. 1018C18
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