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Safavid Farman by Shah 'Abbas I

Date Sha'ban 1000 / 13.5.1592 - 10.6.1592
Content The dispersed peasants of the village Kazaj near Khalkhal, which has been fixed as a suyurghal of the descendants of Mawlana Kamal al-Din Husayn Khadim, are ordered to return to their village and to occupy themselves with agriculture.
Type suyurghal
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. 196-97; 251; 253
Keywords suyurghal | peasants | Safavids
Individuals 'Abbas I, Shah | Kamal al-Din Husayn Khadim
Places Kazaj | Khalkhal
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