Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Calligraphy, 1923 or 1924

Calligraphy, 1923 or 1924

Signed by: Ruqiyah Zahidi [Khvajah-nuri]: “written under Ustad [the Master]’s supervision, 1923 [or 1924], I was married.” A more recent note indicates that this was her first calligraphy at the age of fourteen.

Item Details

  • Creator Ruqiyah (Sharafat al-Dawlah) Khvajah-nuri
  • Date 1923 or 1924
  • Dimensions 21.5 x 15.5 cm
  • Collections Sharafat al-Dawlah Khvajah-nuri
  • Repository Sharafat al-Dawlah Khvajah-nuri Collection
  • Restrictions No restrictions
  • Accessed 3 July 2018
  • Last Edited 13 July 2018
  • Record no. 16196A40
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