Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Letter from Mahd-i ‘Ulya to Mu‘tamad al-Mulk, 1869 or 1870

Letter from Mahd-i ‘Ulya to Mu‘tamad al-Mulk, 1869 or 1870

Includes greetings and talks about her illness and Nasir al-Din Shah’s indifference, sending a box of nectarines and a box of sour cherries from the garden, and sending Qurban‘ali Bayg. She also mentions Taj al-Muluk’s letter and requests that Nasir al-Din Shah send a letter to Mu’ayyad al-Dawlah to pay Taj al-Muluk’s stipend

Item Details

  • Creator Malik Jahan Khanum Mahd-i ‘Ulya
  • Date 1869 or 1870
  • 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. 902B55
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