Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Fatimah Khanum's settlement, 1857

Fatimah Khanum's settlement, 1857

“Hereby, [I] Fatimah Khanum, the daughter of the deceased Aqa Ibrahim, have settled, for five tumans, whatever rights I had [in divorce] to my mahr and the household furnishing minus, Ihram clothing and a golden korsi duvet that were given for the child. The other condition is that until the child is with the mother, the money for the child’s expenses, which is 3000 in the present currency, should be paid on a monthly basis. September 16, 1857.”

Item Details

  • Date 16 September 1857
  • Collections Astan-i Quds
  • Repository Astan-i Quds Collection
  • Restrictions No restrictions
  • Accessed 14 January 2016
  • Last Edited 8 September 2016
  • Record no. 14126A21
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