Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Marriage contract of Ruqiyah Khanum and Aqa Mirza Ghulam Riza Khan, 1928

Marriage contract of Ruqiyah Khanum and Aqa Mirza Ghulam Riza Khan, 1928

The temporary marriage contract for forty lunar years between Ruqiyah Khanum, daughter of Aqa Mashhadi ʻAbbas Qumi, and Aqa Mirza Ghulam Riza Khan, son of Aqa Mirza Musa Khan. The sidaq is twenty tumans.

Item Details

  • Date 18 July 1928
  • Notes

    Marriage condition indicates that the husband is responsible for providing all wife’s needs including food and clothing and housing.

  • Dimensions 35 x 22 cm
  • Collections Karen
  • Repository Karen Collection
  • Restrictions No Restrictions.
  • Accessed 8 August 2012
  • Last Edited 14 September 2012
  • Record no. 1252A130
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