Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Marriage contract of Rukhsarah Khanum and Mirza Abu al-Qasim Khan, 1885

Marriage contract of Rukhsarah Khanum and Mirza Abu al-Qasim Khan, 1885

Marriage contract of Rukhsarah Khanum, daughter of Ghulam Husayn Khan Qajar Quvanlu, and Mirza Abu al-Qasim Khan, son of Mirza Ibrahim Tabib (Haji Mirza Hakim Bashi’s son). The mahr is three hundred tumans. One hundred and fifty tumans were paid at the wedding, and one hundred and fifty tumans and a Qur’an remain groom’s debt.

Item Details

  • Date 6 October 1885
  • Dimensions 16.5 x 21.5 cm
  • Collections Mounesali
  • Repository Mounesali Collection
  • Restrictions No restrictions
  • Accessed 7 November 2016
  • Last Edited 7 December 2016
  • Record no. 15170A2
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