Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Correspondence of Kishikchi Bashi, [late 19th century]

Correspondence of Kishikchi Bashi, [late 19th century]

Kishikchi Bashi’s letters to Lalah Bashi, Haji Khanum, perhaps Nusrat al-Dawlah, and others. Some of the letters concern Kishikchi Bashi taking measures to cultivate and maintain good relations with Shukuh al-Saltanah. There is a list of gifts given by Kishikchi Bashi to the entourage of Shukuh al-Saltanah. Many of the letters are related to family affairs.