Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Marriage contract of Khanum Sughra and Mirza Abu al-Qasim, 1912

Marriage contract of Khanum Sughra and Mirza Abu al-Qasim, 1912

Marriage contract between Khanum Rubab (known as Khanum Sughra), daughter of Aqa Mirza Muhammad Khalil (known as Aqa Mirza Vahhab Tajir (merchant)), son of Haji Mirza Abu Talib Tajir, and Aqa Mirza Abu al-Qasim, son of Haji Mirza Abu Talib Tajir. The mahr is four hundred tumans, including two hundred tumans, a copy of the Qur’an worth fourteen tumans, a female slave worth forty tumans, some raw silks, and five misqals of pearls.

Item Details

  • Date 30 July 1912
  • Dimensions 28.5 x 16 cm
  • Collections Nasrin Dastgheib Beheshti
  • Repository Nasrin Dastgheib Beheshti Collection
  • Restrictions No restrictions
  • Accessed 26 February 2020
  • Last Edited 12 March 2020
  • Record no. 19213A6
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