Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Riza Quli Khan Nizam al-Saltanah to Zahra Sultan ‘Izzat al-Saltanah

Riza Quli Khan Nizam al-Saltanah to Zahra Sultan ‘Izzat al-Saltanah

Riza Quli Khan Nizam al-Saltanah writes to his daughter, Zahra Sultan ‘Izzat al-Saltanah, telling him that he arrived in Tehran about twenty days ago but did not have a chance to write to her earlier; he asks about ‘Izzat al-Saltanah’s daughter Huma and whether she can talk and walk yet; he informs her that he might accept the governorship of Burujird, Luristan, and ‘Arabistan [Khuzistan], in which case he could visit his daughter and her husband, Salar Lashkar, in Hamadan for a few days.

Item Details

  • Creator Riza Quli Khan Nizam Mafi (Nizam al-Saltanah)
  • Date early/mid 20th century
  • Dimensions 21 x 13 cm
  • Collections Mansoureh Ettehadieh -- ‘Izzat al-Saltanah
  • Repository Mansoureh Ettehadieh
  • Restrictions No restrictions
  • Accessed 2 September 2015
  • Last Edited 26 February 2016
  • Record no. 13104A15
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