Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Documents regarding property management of Banu-yi Ashraf and her children

Documents regarding property management of Banu-yi Ashraf and her children

Documents regarding property management of Banu-yi Ashraf and her children, including: list of properties purchased by ‘Abbas Quli Khan Ashrafi, Musa Khan Ashraf al-Mulk, and his underage children in the village of Laktarashan between 1903 to 1930; settlements and rental contracts related to properties and qanats in the villages of Laktarashan, Kalak, Mansur Kandah, and Istardikala belonging to Ashraf al-Mulk, Banu-yi Ashraf and their children, Muhammad, Ahmad, Maryam, and Musa Ashrafi. In some of these legal documents, Banu-yi Ashraf (Ashraf al-Dawlah), Fatimah Khanum (mother of Ashraf al-Mulk), or Mahdi Quli Mirza Basir Khaqan (uncle of Banu-yi Ashraf) have acted as the legal guardians of the underage children of Banu-yi Ashraf; a letter from the chief of finance of Ashraf to Banu-yi Ashraf.

Item Details

  • Date 1903 or 1904 - 1937 or 1938
  • Collections Ashrafi
  • Repository Ashrafi family collection
  • Restrictions No Restrictions.
  • Accessed 7 January 2013
  • Last Edited 25 January 2013
  • Record no. 1138A188
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