Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Family portrait

Family portrait

Pictured standing, in the back row, from the left, are: Mansur Lashgar (Iran Khanum’s brother), Malikah Khanum Ghaffari (‘Ali Akbar Ghaffari’s sister), Khadijah Sultan, Gulbadan Baji’s son, Aslan Ghaffari (Malikah Khanum’s son), Manuchihr Ghaffari (son of Shawkat Ghaffari), Sattar Ghaffari (Iran Khanum’s nephew), Gulbadan Baji, Iran Khanum Ghaffari, and ‘Ali Akbar Ghaffari; pictured seated in the second row, from the left, are: Fakhr al-Muluk (daughter of Malikah Khanum), Nigar Khanum (wife of Riza Quli Khan), Riza Quli Khan (‘Ali Akbar Ghaffari’s uncle), Shawkat Ghaffari (‘Ali Akbar Ghaffari’s Sister), and Amir Dukht (the daughter of Iran Khanum and ‘Ali Akbar Ghaffari); and, in the front row, seated from the left, are: Mahin Dukht (Shawkat Khanum’s daughter) and Pari (servant)