Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Settlement of Riza Quli Khan and Nigar Khanum with ‘Ali Akbar Khan, 1935

Settlement of Riza Quli Khan and Nigar Khanum with ‘Ali Akbar Khan, 1935

Settlement of Riza Quli Khan Ghaffari, son of Mirza Fazl Allah Khan Ghaffari, and his wife, Nigar Khanum Ghaffari, daughter of ‘Abd Allah Ghaffari, with ‘Ali Akbar Khan Ghaffari, son of Murtaza Quli Khan Ghaffari, over a share of water from a qanat, some pieces of land, some household furnishings, etc. in Kalah village, in exchange for one man [unit of weight] of salt and one hundred dinars; provided that Riza Quli Khan and Nigar Khanum receive the rents and benefits from these properties as long as they live, and in case of hardship during their lives, they maintain the right to sell parts of the mentioned properties. Also, if one of them dies, the other will receive the whole amount and is responsible for the funeral expenses.

Item Details

  • Date 20 May 1935
  • Dimensions 41 x 34 cm
  • Collections Iran Khanum and Amirdukht Ghaffari
  • Repository Iran Khanum and Amirdukht Ghaffari Collection
  • Restrictions No restrictions
  • Accessed 24 May 2018
  • Last Edited 13 July 2018
  • Record no. 16178A68
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