Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Marriage contract of Mah Baygum and Darvish‘ali, 1910

Marriage contract of Mah Baygum and Darvish‘ali, 1910

Marriage contract of Mah Baygum, the daughter of Karbalayi Muhammad Quli, and Darvish‘ali, the son of Iskandar. The bride’s brother, ʻAbd al-Ghani, is her legal representative. The mahr is twenty five tumans, of which seven tumans were received and the rest remains the groom’s debt.

Item Details

  • Date 22 December 1910
  • Dimensions 35.5 x 22 cm
  • Collections Tabriz Document Center and Library
  • Repository Tabriz Document Center and Library
  • Restrictions No restrictions
  • Accessed 28 September 2015
  • Last Edited 7 January 2016
  • Record no. 14151A4
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