Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Documents of Khavar Khanum and Ahmad Bayg, 1908 to 1913

Documents of Khavar Khanum and Ahmad Bayg, 1908 to 1913

Sale document between Ahmad Bayg from Mihrban and resident of Bakhshayish and Haji Mirza Haji Aqa for parts of Turkampur village in the district of Mihran Rud and some copper in exchange for six hundred and five tumans and seven thousand and four hundred dinars, with a monthly settlement fee of one tuman and one thousand and four hundred dinars. His wife has confirmed this settlement (June 1, 1908); Khavar Khanum gives the power of attorney to her husband Ahmad Bayg for the sale of parts of the village of Turkampur (October 12, 1909); Ahmad Bayg sells this property to Muhammad Riza Aqa the son of ‘Ali Asghar Aqa Muhammad’uf the merchant from Ganjah for three hundred and ninety two tumans (October 12, 1909); Ahmad Bayg, the son of the late Ja‘far Quli Bayg, settles his property in the village of Mihrban to his wife Khavar Khanum for some sugar cones and a pair of red socks. He has also stated that whatever encompassed in the village of Bakhshayish and the village of Turkampur have belonged to Khavar Khanum for a long time and no one is allowed to intrude on her properties (February 10, 1911); Khavar Khanum, the daughter of Shukr Sultan from Bakhshayish, sells part of the village of Turkampur to Aqa Muhammad Riza Aqa Muhammad’uf, for seventy tumans and then has rented the interests for six months for six tumans and three thousand dinars (November 12, 1911); Khavar Khanum sells parts of the village of Turkampur to Aqa Muhammad Riza Aqa Muhammad’uf, for forty tumans and then has rented the interests for six months for three tumans and six thousand dinars (April 13, 1913); Khavar Khanum, the daughter of the late Shukr Allah Sultan from Bakhshayish, has sold parts of his properties in the village of Turkampur from the district of Mihran Rud to Aqa Muhammad Riza Muhammad’uf the merchant of Ganjah in exchange for nine hundred and seventy eight tumans and three thousand dinars (April 25, 1913).

Item Details

  • Date 1 June 1908 - 25 April 1913
  • Collections Reza Sarabi Aqdam
  • Repository Reza Sarabi Aqdam Collection
  • Restrictions No restrictions
  • Accessed 1 September 2016
  • Last Edited 16 September 2016
  • Record no. 14148A36
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