Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Makeup tools

Makeup tools

A chain, from which hang: tweezers, an eyeliner, and an eyebrow liner; belonged to Badr al-Sadat Afqahi, who inherited from her mother, Monir Tafreshi, or through her maternal line, and passed it down to her daughter, Mahbobe Ghods.

Item Details

  • Date late 19th/early 20th century
  • Dimensions Length of the chain: 28 cm, tweezer: 6.5 cm, eyeliner and eyebrow liners: 6 cm
  • Collections Monir Tafreshi Nabavi
  • Repository Monir Tafreshi Nabavi Collection
  • Restrictions No restrictions
  • Accessed 8 January 2015
  • Last Edited 27 March 2015
  • Record no. 1276A13
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