Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Zahra Sultan ʻIzzat al-Saltanah

b. 1894 or 1895
d. 3 July 1980 Tehran

Zahra Sultan Nizam Mafi, the daughter of Khadijah Sultan and Riza Quli Khan Nizam Mafi (Nizam al-Saltanah), was born in 1895. In 1911, she married ‘Abbas Mirza Salar Lashgar, the son of Fatimah Khanum ʻIzzat al-Saltanah and ʻAbd al-Husayn Mirza Farmanfarma, and received the title of her mother-in-law, ʻIzzat al-Saltanah. They had six children together: Huma, Taj al-Muluk, ‘Izzat al-Muluk, Mihri Dukht, Bahram Mirza, and Bahman Mirza. Zahra Sultan died on 23 February 1982.

Hikayat-i yik zan dar zir va bam-i ruzigar: zindignamah-i ʻIzzat al-Saltanah Nizam Mafi (Farman Farmayan), Mansurah Ittihadiyah (Nizam Mafi) va Bahman Farman, Tehran, Nashr-i Tarikh-i Iran, 2013 Close

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