Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Two divorce settlements and two marriage contracts

Two divorce settlements and two marriage contracts

Divorce settlement of Husna Khanum and Shaykh ʻAbd al-Khaliq, son of Shaykh Baba, August 2, 1882; the divorce settlement of Gulavkhatun and Ghaffar, [1882]; the marriage contract of Khanumkay (Khanumgah) Khanum and Mirza Kazim, represented by Shaykh Sharif and Mulla ʻAbd al-Javad, 1881. The mahr is 200 tumans; the marriage contract of Khanum Khass (with her brother’s permission) and Nasr Allah, 1881. The mahr is 10 tumans.

Item Details

  • Date 1880 or 1881 - 1881 or 1882
  • Notes

    These documents are written on one page and they seem to be copies of the originals. On verso, there is a marriage contract.

  • Collections Saʻid al-Sultan
  • Repository Saʻid al-Sultan Collection
  • Restrictions No restrictions.
  • Accessed 19 June 2013
  • Last Edited 8 October 2013
  • Record no. 1277A23
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