Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Documents regarding guardianship of Banu-yi Ashraf's children

Documents regarding guardianship of Banu-yi Ashraf's children

Documents regarding guardianship of Banu-yi Ashraf’s children after the death of her husband, Musa Khan Ashraf al-Mulk. The first document is a letter by Muhsin al-Husayni, granting the guardianship of Musa Ashrafi, who was born after his father’s death, to Banu-yi Ashraf, dated 21 March 1924. The second document is a request by Banu-yi Ashraf for verification of her dual guardianship of her children with Fatimah Khanum, mother of Ashraf al-Mulk, and the confirmation by Muhsin al-Muhsini, dated 15 July 1929.

Item Details

  • Date early/mid 20th century
  • Dimensions 25 x 19.5 and 27 x 20 cm
  • Collections Ashrafi
  • Repository Ashrafi family collection
  • Restrictions No Restrictions.
  • Accessed 5 January 2013
  • Last Edited 25 January 2013
  • Record no. 1138A10
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