Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Question and answer from Mirza Sayyid ‘Ali about his mother's will, 1890

Question and answer from Mirza Sayyid ‘Ali about his mother's will, 1890

Query addressed to Mirza Sayyid ‘Ali about his mother’s bequest, which according to him she had requested to be used for charity and prayers on her behalf. The writer is asking Mirza Sayyid ‘Ali whether she had an executor of the will. On the margin is written [by Mirza Sayyid ‘Ali?] that she had not chosen an executor, but Navvab Mirza Muhammad Husayn had been asked to take care of her will. On the back: “the document in which I inquired from Aqa Mirza Sayyid ‘Ali and he responded that the late mother had not appointed the [his?] brother to execute her will.”

Item Details

  • Date 1889 or 1890
  • Dimensions 21.5 x 15 cm
  • Collections Navvab Sharifi
  • Repository Navvab Sharifi Collection
  • Restrictions No restrictions
  • Accessed 23 September 2014
  • Last Edited 8 November 2016
  • Record no. 1393A110
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