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Safavid Farman by Shah Tahmasp I.

Date Ziqa'dah 952 / 4.1.1546 - 2.2.1546
Content This farman regulates a dispute between the two villages of Kharaniq (?) and Sultanabad over water rights; addressed to Jalal al-Din Ma'sum Bayg Safavi, mutavalli of the Ardabil shrine.
Type farman
Category Imperial and Royal Decrees
Script nasta'liq
Archive Martin, B.G. (private collection)
Publication Martin, B.G. "Seven Safavid documents from Azarbayjan." Documents from Islamic Chanceries, ed. S.M. Stern, Oxford: Bruno Cassirer, 1965: 171-206. 185; 248
Keywords mutavalli | water rights | Safavids
Individuals Tahmasp I, Shah | Jalal al-Din Ma'sum Bayg Safavi
Places Kharaniq (?) | Sultanabad | Ardabil
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