Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women of Nasiri harem

Women of Nasiri harem

According to the inscription, which was probably written by Nasir al-Din Shah, from left to right, seated: “Shukuh al-Saltanah, mother of Nayib al-Saltanah, Shams al-Dawlah, Surur al-Saltanah, and Galin Khanum;” standing: “Taj al-Dawlah and Huma Khanum”

Item Details

  • Date mid/late 19th century
  • Notes

    Description in the IICHS catalog: “Shukuh al-Saltanah and other wives”

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  • Accessed 9 October 2013
  • Last Edited 17 July 2015
  • Record no. 1261A81
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