Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Group portrait

Group portrait

From left: Aqa Buzurg Mallah, Shamsi Bayat (daughter of Taj al-Muluk Bayat), and Mr. Aryani (husband of Afsar al-Muluk Bayat). Taj al-Muluk and Afsar al-Muluk were daughters of Fatimah Sultan, sister of Musa Khan Vaziri.

Item Details

  • Date early/mid 20th century
  • Notes

    According to Mahlaqa Mallah, the owner of this collection, Afsar al-Muluk (Shamsi’s aunt), was the head of the school where Mihrangiz Mallah was a student. Mihrangiz Mallah was daughter of Khadijah Afzal Vaziri and Aqa Buzurg Mallah.

  • Dimensions 24 x 15.5 cm
  • Collections Mahlaqa Mallah
  • Repository Mahlaqa Mallah Collection
  • Restrictions No restrictions
  • Accessed 11 November 2014
  • Last Edited 3 December 2014
  • Record no. 14129A8
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