Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Rental agreement of a qanat

Rental agreement of a qanat

Sayyid Muhammad Zari‘ rented a qanat at Jawshaqan Astarak from the wife of Mujtahid and daughter of Muhammad Ibrahim (the merchant) for an annual rate of 36kg of wheat, 36kg of watermelon and 36kg of cotton boll (not including delivery costs). The lessee is responsible for dredging costs and taxations.

Item Details

  • Date 17 September 1910
  • Notes

    The owner of the qanat is not mentioned in this document, but is identifies through her father and husband’d name.

  • Dimensions 22 x 18.5 cm
  • Collections Ariyanpour
  • Repository Ariyanpour Collection
  • Restrictions No restrictions.
  • Accessed 16 April 2013
  • Last Edited 21 May 2013
  • Record no. 1384A4
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