Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Letter from Muntasir Lashkar to ‘Amid Lashkar

Letter from Muntasir Lashkar to ‘Amid Lashkar

About delivering flour, split peas, and peas to ‘Amid Lashkar and Hamid al-Sultan’s households, ‘Azimat Khanum’s request for flour, receiving forty-five tumans of the previous year of ‘Amid Lashkar’s salary and giving it to his family; the writer then conveys a message from ‘Amid Lashkar’s mother, who requests oil, kashk [whey or dried yogurt], cheese, and lamb, discusses the shortage of flour and bread in Tabriz, and conveys Muluk Khanum’s message about missing Aqa [probably ‘Amid Lashkar?].

Item Details

  • Date late 19th/early 20th century
  • Dimensions 17 x 22 cm
  • Collections Amir Hossein Nikpour
  • Repository Amir Hossein Nikpour Collection
  • Restrictions No restrictions
  • Accessed 24 October 2017
  • Last Edited 22 January 2018
  • Record no. 14142A395
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