Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Marriage contract of Gawhar Sultan Khanum and Ghulam Husayn Khan, 1887

Marriage contract of Gawhar Sultan Khanum and Ghulam Husayn Khan, 1887

Marriage contract of Gawhar Sultan Khanum, daughter of Ibrahim Khan Sartip [brigadier] (Sa‘d al-Dawlah), and Ghulam Husayn Khan Yavar, son of Mu‘tamad al-Sultan Sulayman Khan Sartip; mahr is three tumans and one thousand five hundred dinars, gold, copperware, two carpets, six healthy male and female slaves, and properties including farms, houses, and gardens. Sulayman Khan has transferred the above properties to his son, Ghulam Husayn Khan.