Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Contracts related to Bibi Nusrat Sultan, 1880 to 1893

Contracts related to Bibi Nusrat Sultan, 1880 to 1893

Includes two documents: 1- in the first document, dated November 16, 1880, Bibi Nusrat Sultan, the daughter of Shaykh Abu Turab the former Imam Jum‘ah of Fars, mortgages part of the Jalal Abad farm in exchange for fifty tumans for five years to Hajiyah Sakinah Bibi, the daughter of Aqa Shaykh Muhammad Husayn, and the monthly payment is settled for seven thousand and five hundred dinars. On verso, the payments made in October or November of 1884 has been listed; 2- in the second document, dated May 28, 1890, Bibi Nusrat Sultan, sells part of the Muhammad Abad farm for two hundred tumans to Bibi Saltanat Khanum, the daughter of Haji Mirza Muhsin–this document is revocable. On verso, dated March 21, 1893, Bibi Nusrat Sultan revokes the contract and instead sells the property to her husband, Haji Mirza Sayf Allah, for two hundred tumans.

Item Details

  • Date 13 December 1297 - 3 September 1310
  • Collections Banu Badr al-Shari‘ah ‘Alavi (Imami)
  • Repository Banu Badr al-Shari‘ah ‘Alavi (Imami) Collection
  • Restrictions No restrictions
  • Accessed 28 January 2016
  • Last Edited 11 March 2016
  • Record no. 14130A6
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