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 Tuhfah Khanum and ʻAbd al-Samad in [1888?] with a mahr of 19 misqals of gold; the marriage contract of Khavar Khanum, daughter of Ustad Baba (the masseur), and Faraj Allah, son of Husayn Quli Bayg, including divorce stipulations and the testimony of witnesses, 1888. The mahr was 10 tumans and Khavar Khanum gifts it to her father; the marriage contract of Pari Zad and ʻAli Khan with a mahr of 3 tumans, 1888

Item Details

  • Date 1881 or 1882
  • Notes

    These three marriage contracts are written on one page, which seems 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. 1277A9
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