Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Group portrait

Group portrait

Pictured, from the left, are: Sattar Asʻad (son of Bibi Huma and Muhammad Taqi Khan Amir Jang), Bibi Kubra Asʻad (daughter of Da Fatimah and Muhammad Taqi Khan Amir Jang), Bibi Akhtar Asʻad (daughter of Da Matala and Muhammad Taqi Khan Amir Jang) holding her daughter Parvin Isfandiyari Bakhtiyari, Taymur Isfandiyari Bakhtiyari (son of Bibi Kawkab and Muhammad Javad Khan Sardar Iqbal), and Bibi Afsar Asʻad (daughter of Da Matala and Muhammad Taqi Khan Amir Jang). The caption reads: “Taken in Urdibihisht of 1314 [April/May of 1935], in the house on Safi ʻAlishah Street of Tehran […].”

Item Details

  • Date April or May 1935
  • Dimensions 8.5 x 11.5 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. 15172A64
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