Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Correspondence regarding Ruqiyah's disobedience, 1915-1916

Correspondence regarding Ruqiyah's disobedience, 1915-1916

In one document Ruqiyah, the wife is banned from leaving the house without her husband’s permission. In the other, Mahdi Khan, the husband, complains about her disobedience to Muhammad al-Husayni.

Item Details

  • Date 10 December 1915 - 22 February 1916
  • Dimensions 21 x 13.5 cm
  • Collections Karen
  • Repository Karen Collection
  • Restrictions No Restrictions.
  • Accessed 8 August 2012
  • Last Edited 14 September 2012
  • Record no. 1252A175
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