Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Petition from Zari, 1900

Petition from Zari, 1900

A telegram from Zari, the daughter of Haji Kasir Allah Khan Iravani and wife of Asad Allah Khan, a citizen of Russia, who complained to the Premier that since her arrival in Maku, her mahr, some money, and her dowry were confiscated by the heirs of Ishaq Pasha Khan and that ʻIzzat Allah Khan has attacked her house and intimidated her. She had complained to Nizam Al-Saltanah but that yielded no results. She has returned to Yerevan because her children were frightened.

Item Details

  • Date undated
  • Collections Zanyar Nuri
  • Repository Zanyar Nuri Collection
  • Restrictions No Restrictions.
  • Accessed 10 March 2015
  • Last Edited 13 July 2015
  • Record no. 13118A25
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