Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Photograph with letter to Monsieur Asghar on verso

Photograph with letter to Monsieur Asghar on verso

Photograph of three children and (on verso) letter from Zahra Khanum, wife of Haj Mirza Abu Turab, to her son, ʻAli Asghar (Monsieur Asghar) Shaykh al-Islam in Tiflis. She tells him to focus on his studies and listen to her paternal uncle.

Item Details

  • Creator Zahra Khanum (daughter of Sitarah Khanum and Mirza Mas‘ud Shaykh al-Islam)
  • Date 20th century
  • Dimensions 13 x 9 cm
  • Collections Bahram Sheikholeslami
  • Repository Private collection of Bahram Sheikholeslami - in honor of his mother, Afsarolmoluk Sheikholeslami
  • Restrictions No restrictions.
  • Accessed 14 February 2012
  • Last Edited 20 July 2012
  • Record no. 1139A132
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