Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Umm al-Khaqan's legal and financial documents

Umm al-Khaqan's legal and financial documents

Legal and financial documents belonging to Taj al-Muluk Khanum Umm al-Khaqan, daughter of ‘Izzat al-Dawlah and Amir Kabir, wife of Muzaffar al-Din Shah, and mother of ‘Izzat al-Dawlah (wife of Farmanfarma) and Muhammad ‘Ali Shah, including: Settlement to transfer the ownership of some properties of Mirza Haji Rahim Vakil al-Dawlah to Umm al-Khaqan (1895 -1898); settlement concerning properties of Umm al-Khaqan and Mirza Haji Rahim Vakil al-Dawlah (1906); a note from Umm al-Khaqan concerning her debt of 3,800 tomans to Farmanfarma (1901 or 1902); power of attorney from Umm al-Khaqan to ‘Abd al-Husayn Farmanfarma, before her travel to holy shrines in Iraq (September 21, 1909).

Item Details

  • Creator Taj al-Muluk Umm al-Khaqan
  • Date 5 May 1895 - 21 September 1909
  • Collections Bahman Bayani
  • Repository Bahman Bayani Collection
  • Restrictions No restrictions.
  • Accessed 24 August 2012
  • Last Edited 12 October 2012
  • Record no. 31a016
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