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Safavid Farman by Shah Isma'il I

Date 12 Ziqa'dah 913 / 14.3.1508 - 14.3.1508
Content Letter from Shah Isma'il I to the governors (hukkam), prefects (darughahgan), mayors (kalantaran) and magistrates (kadkhudayan) of Burujird, Jurab, Nihavand and Saylakhur, containing the affirmation of a feudal tenure (suyurghal) in the possession of Amir Na'ima. The taxes from which the owner of the suyurghal is exempted are accurately defined.
Type farman
Category Imperial and Royal Decrees
Script shikastah
Publication Dihgan, Ibrahim. "Du farman az 'asr-i Safavi." Rahnamah-yi kitab 11 (1347/1968): 324-26. 324-25
Keywords suyurghal | tax exemptions | kadkhuda | hukkam | kalantar | Safavids | darughah
Individuals Isma'il I, Shah | Na'ima, Amir
Places Jurab | Saylakhur | Nihavand | Burujird
Notes Information about the type of script are given in the appendant article.
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