Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Marriage contract of Saltanat Agha Khanum and Mirza Amin Allah Hiravi, 1901

Marriage contract of Saltanat Agha Khanum and Mirza Amin Allah Hiravi, 1901

Marriage contract of Saltanat Agha Khanum, the daughter of Aqa Riza Quli Bayg, and Mirza Amin Allah Hiravi, the son of Mirza Muhammad Jaʻfar Khan. The mahr is 200 tumans, of which the bride received 100 tumans for gold jewelry and clothing. The remaining 100 tumans will remain the groom’s debt. Dated November 2, 1901.

Item Details

  • Date 2 November 1901
  • Dimensions 22 x 14 cm
  • Collections Malik Sultan Khanum Masoudi Khurasani
  • Repository Masoudi Khurasani Collection
  • Restrictions No restrictions.
  • Accessed 9 May 2016
  • Last Edited 23 June 2016
  • Record no. 13117B8
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