Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Turan al-Dawlah and others

Turan al-Dawlah and others

The woman pictured standing in the back is Taj Iran Zarghami; her husband, Husayn Fasihi (Taj Iran’s husband), is pictured playing chess with Turan al-Dawlah (Taj Iran’s mother). Turan al-Dawlah was the daughter of Taj al-Saltanah and Hasan Khan Shuja’ al-Saltanah.

Item Details

  • Date 9 February 1937
  • Notes

    The inscription on the recto reads: “Tehran, February 9, 1937, at Majidi’s house”

  • Dimensions 10 x 15 cm
  • Collections Taj Iran Zarghami Fasihi
  • Repository Taj Iran Zarghami Fasihi Collection
  • Restrictions No restrictions
  • Accessed 2 April 2015
  • Last Edited 22 June 2015
  • Record no. 15155A30
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