Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Marriage contract of Khanum and ‘Ali Khan Sahibjam‘, 1931

Marriage contract of Khanum and ‘Ali Khan Sahibjam‘, 1931

Marriage contract of Khanum, daughter of Sayyid Mahmud Khan Mu‘tasam al-Dawlah, and ‘Ali Khan Sahibjam‘, son of Khan Baba Khan Sahibjam‘; the mahr is two thousand and five hundred tumans as well as a copy of the Qur’an, two rings, and a cashmere shawl. Five hundred tumans and the items were given to the bride and the rest remains the groom’s debt.

Item Details

  • Date 12 December 1931
  • Dimensions 30 x 20 cm
  • Collections Nahid Tavallali (Kazemi)
  • Repository Nahid Tavallali (Kazemi) Collection
  • Restrictions No restrictions
  • Accessed 26 June 2019
  • Last Edited 15 July 2019
  • Record no. 17206A6
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