Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Bibi Akhtar Asʻad and her daughter

Bibi Akhtar Asʻad and her daughter

Bibi Akhtar Asʻad (daughter of Da Matala and Muhammad Taqi Khan Amir Jang) and Parvin Isfandiyari Bakhtiyari (daughter of Bibi Akhtar Asʻad). The caption reads: “Taken in Urdibihisht of 1314 [April/May of 1935], at the house on Safiʻali Shah Street in Tehran. Parvin was two years old and Akhtar was sixty years old.”

Item Details

  • Date April or May 1935
  • Notes

    According to Nasir Javanbakht (one of the collection owners) the caption of this photograph is incorrect.

  • Dimensions 11.5 x 8.5 cm
  • Collections Shahram and Nasser Javanbakht
  • Repository Shahram and Nasser Javanbakht Collection
  • Restrictions No restrictions
  • Accessed 16 January 2018
  • Last Edited 30 January 2018
  • Record no. 15172A30
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