Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Will of Husayn Quli Khan Nizam al-Saltanah, 1908

Will of Husayn Quli Khan Nizam al-Saltanah, 1908

Will of Husayn Quli Khan Nizam al-Saltanah. He divides his properties into two parts: one half goes to his grandchildren from Mirza Husayn Khan, Ghulam Husayn and his sister Fatimah Sultan Khanum and the other half to his daughter, Batul (Fakhr al-Saltanah), and her mother. He endowed some of his properties to be used for hospitals, roads, and the education of orphans. Burhan al-Dawlah and the mother of Batul are the administrators of his will.