Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Settlements related to Raziyah Sultan Khanum and her children, 1864 and 1894

Settlements related to Raziyah Sultan Khanum and her children, 1864 and 1894

Including two settlements: 1- Bibi Raziyah Sultan Khanum, the daughter of Mirza Hadi the former Imam Jum‘ah [and the wife of Shaykh Abu Turab], and her children, Bibi Khanum Sultan, Bibi Nusrat Sultan, and Shaykh ‘Abd al-Nabi, the children of Shaykh Abu Turab the former Imam Jum‘ah, have settled two farms of Arjuyah and Aqvin in Samikan including their summer and winter produce with Shari‘atmadar [illegible] the Imam Jum‘ah (September 29, 1864); 2- the properties of the late Hajiyah Raziyah Sultan, the daughter of Haji Mirza Muhammad Hadi the Imam Jum‘ah and the wife of Shaykh Abu Turab the former Imam Jum‘ah, including her share of Shaykh Abu Turab’s large house in the Masjid-i Naw neighborhood in Shiraz, as well as her shares from the properties of Mansur Abad and the Kuar farm had been divided among her three children, Shaykh ‘Abd al-Nabi, Bibi Khanum Sultan (the wife of the late Mirza Khalil Shirazi), and Bibi Nusrat al-Sultan (the wife of Haji Mirza Sayf Allah). According to this document, Bibi Khanum Sultan and Bibi Nusrat Sultan settled their share with their brother, Shaykh ‘Abd al-Nabi (May 6, 1894).

Item Details

  • Date 29 September 1864 - 6 May 1894
  • Dimensions 45.5 x 25 and 71 x 22 cm
  • Collections Banu Badr al-Shari‘ah ‘Alavi (Imami)
  • Repository Banu Badr al-Shari‘ah ‘Alavi (Imami) Collection
  • Restrictions No restrictions
  • Accessed 27 January 2016
  • Last Edited 11 March 2016
  • Record no. 14130A4
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