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Suyurghal by the Safavid Shah 'Abbas I

Date Muharram 1016 / 28.4.1607 - 27.5.1607
Content This farman confirms once again that a suyurghal over the tax revenues of different places (e.g. Ardabil, Khalkhal) corresponding to an amount of 88.390 Dinar is in possession of the descendants of Mawlana Kamal al-Din Ardabili - this although former suyurghals in Azarbayjan had been suspended in 1009 (1600/1601).
Type suyurghal
Category Imperial and Royal Decrees
Script shikastah-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. 201-02; 252; 254
Keywords suyurghal | Safavids | taxes
Individuals 'Abbas I, Shah | Kamal al-Din Husayn Ardabili
Places Khalkhal | Ardabil
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