Skip Navigation  
Bannergrafik (CNMS)

Oath by Haft Lang Leaders

Date Shavval 1230 / 6.9.1815 - 4.10.1815
Content The kadkhudas and rish safids of two rival branches (tavayif) of the Haft Lang Bakhtiyari, the Babadi and Duraki, swear an oath in the presence of Muhammad Husayn Khan, the governor of the Bakhtiyari, to lay aside their differences.
Type iltizam
Category Other
Script shikastah
Publication Garthwaite, Gene. Khans and shahs: A documentary analysis of the Bakhtiyari in Iran. Cambridge, MA: Cambridge University Press, 1983 [documents in appendices on microfiche] Appendix IIIa, 161-64
Keywords Haft Lang | tribe | Babadi | Duraki | Bakhtiyari
Individuals Muhammad Husayn Bayg
Places Fars
PDF (3 pages, 1.3 MB)

Preview shown
Full size (1.9 MB) Logo

Digital Persian Archive