Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Three marriage contracts

Three marriage contracts

Three marriage contracts: the marriage contract of Qamar Talʻat Khanum (Khanumagah) dated 6 November 1882, in which Rashid Bayg (chief of Police) and Mulla Mahmud act on her behalf; the marriage contract of Pari Jahan, daughter of Virdi Kalah (?), and Ahmad, son of Muhammad, with a mahr of 3 tumans, dated January 2,1883; the marriage contract of Shah Jahan Khanum, daughter of Sufi Muhammad Karim Javanrudi, and Muhammad Karim, son of Muhammad Sharif, with a mahr of 1 tuman and 5000 dinars, dated September 19, 1884.

Item Details

  • Date 1881 or 1882 - 1883 or 1884
  • Notes

    The three marriage contracts are written on one page and they seem to be a copy.

  • Collections Saʻid al-Sultan
  • Repository Saʻid al-Sultan Collection
  • Restrictions No restrictions.
  • Accessed 18 June 2013
  • Last Edited 8 October 2013
  • Record no. 1277A10
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