Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Letter from Mahd-i ‘Ulya to Mu‘tamad al-Mulk, 1872 or 1873

Letter from Mahd-i ‘Ulya to Mu‘tamad al-Mulk, 1872 or 1873

Includes greetings and discusses the visit by Sadr-i A‘zam (premier) and princes, who brought news of Nasir al-Din Shah’s health. She also mentions ‘Izzat al-Dawlah’s well-being despite her sadness. Mahd-i ‘Ulya informs the addressee about sending two boxes of sour cherries from their garden.

Item Details

  • Creator Malik Jahan Khanum Mahd-i ‘Ulya
  • Date 1872 or 1873
  • Collections National Library and Archives of the Islamic Republic of Iran -- Mahd-i ‘Ulya Documents
  • Repository National Library and Archives of the Islamic Republic of Iran
  • Restrictions Users must refer to the National Library and Archives of the Islamic Republic of Iran as the original owner of items in this collection.
  • Accessed 3 June 2020
  • Last Edited 2 October 2020
  • Record no. 902B40
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