Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Stipend of the servants and nurses of the holy hospital, 1911

Stipend of the servants and nurses of the holy hospital, 1911

The guardians of the Astan received 60 tumans and 570 dinars… 40 tumans and 5000 dinars for the stipend of the servants and nurses of the holy hospital for the months of Muharram and Safar 1329 AH [2 January to 1 March 1911]; 23 tumans and 5000 dinars for the seven male nurses (three tumans for Sayyid Jalil, four tumans for Musa, four tumans for Mashhadi Hashim, two tumans for Karbalayi Muhammad ʻAli, 5000 dinars for Mulla ʻAli Akbar, four tumans for Mashhadi Muhammad, and three tumans for Karblayai Kazim); 17 tumans for the doormen, janitors, and guards, who are six people in total (three tumans for Hasan Khan the doorman, three tumans for Asad Allah the doorman, four tumans for Muhammad Salmasi, three tumans for Haydar the light custodian, three tumans for ʻAbbasʻali the janitor, and four tumans for Mulla [illegible] the guard); 20 tumans and 2500 dinars for seven people: eight tumans and 2500 dinars for the four female nurses (three tumans for Bibi Kuchak, three tumans for Karbalayi Zahra, 2500 dinars for Haji Bibi, and two tumans and 5000 dinars for Karbalayi Fatimah), 12 tumans for the cook and the errand boy (10 tumans for Mashhadi Husayn the cook and two tumans for Mirza ʻAli Ayaqchi).

Item Details

  • Date 22 February 1911
  • Collections Astan-i Quds
  • Repository Astan-i Quds Collection
  • Restrictions No restrictions
  • Accessed 18 January 2016
  • Last Edited 12 September 2016
  • Record no. 14126A126
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