Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Marriage contract of Maʻsumah Khanum and Aqa Mirza ʻAli Akbar, 1906

Marriage contract of Maʻsumah Khanum and Aqa Mirza ʻAli Akbar, 1906

The marriage contract of Maʻsumah Khanum, the under-aged daughter of Haji ʻAbbas ʻAli Sih Dihi, the mediator, and Aqa Mirza ʻAli Akbar, the under-aged son of Aqa Mashhadi Rahim Sih Dihi. The mahr includes two hundred tumans and a Qurʼan.

Item Details

  • Date 13 February 1906
  • Notes

    Since both bride and groom are under aged, the mahr is transferred between the fathers.

  • Dimensions 27 x 18.5 cm
  • Collections Karen
  • Repository Karen Collection
  • Restrictions No Restrictions.
  • Accessed 7 August 2012
  • Last Edited 14 September 2012
  • Record no. 1252A100
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