Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Copper tray

Copper tray

A copper tray, that was part of a set of gifts sent to Havva Sahami (Shawkat Karimi) from her family, prior to her baby’s (Asad Allah Karimi’s) birth. Asad Allah Karimi, husband of Parvin Saham-lashgari, later inherited the tray. On the back of the tray, his birthday (1937 or 1938) was engraved upon the request of his mother and was also signed by Mihr ‘Ali.

Item Details

  • Date early/mid 20th century
  • Dimensions Diameter: 55 cm
  • Collections Saham-lashgari
  • Repository Saham-Lashgari Collection
  • Restrictions No Restrictions
  • Accessed 5 April 2013
  • Last Edited 17 May 2013
  • Record no. 1267A1
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