Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Marriage contract of Bibi Agha Khanum and Mirza Ghulam Riza Khan, 1913

Marriage contract of Bibi Agha Khanum and Mirza Ghulam Riza Khan, 1913

Marriage contract of Bibi Agha Khanum, the daughter of Mirza Muhammad Husayn Khan, and Mirza Ghulam Riza Khan, the son of Mirza Hasan Khan Shujaʻ al-Iyalah. The mahr is one share of the 12 shares of a farm in Sarjam, plus a roll of Kashmir shawl worth 50 tumans and a diamond ring worth 40 tumans. Both items were received by the bride.

Item Details

  • Date 2 June 1913
  • Dimensions 49 x 29.5 cm
  • Collections Malik Sultan Khanum Masoudi Khurasani
  • Repository Masoudi Khurasani Collection
  • Restrictions No restrictions.
  • Accessed 12 May 2016
  • Last Edited 23 June 2016
  • Record no. 13117B31
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