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Farman by Shah Sultan Husayn

Date Rajab 1130 / 31.5.1718 - 29.6.1718
Content The house of the deceased Mirza Qavam al-Din Muhammad in Isfahan is assigned to a French envoy. The divan baygi, the visier (vazir), the mayor (kalantar), and the tax-collectors ('ummal) of the city are asked to treat the envoy with respect.
Type farman
Category Imperial and Royal Decrees
Script shikastah-nasta'liq
Archive British Museum (London)
Publication Busse, Heribert. Untersuchungen zum islamischen Kanzleiwesen an Hand turkmenischer und safawidischer Urkunden: Abhandlungen des Deutschen Archäologischen Instituts Kairo (Islamische Reihe, Band 1) 1959. 220
Keywords 'ummal | diplomatic relations | vazir/vuzara | envoy | kalantar | Safavids | divan baygi
Individuals Sultan Husayn, Shah
Places Isfahan | France
Notes Also published in: Jahanpur, Farhang. "Faramin-i padshahan-i Safavi dar muzah-yi Britaniya." Barrasi-ha-yi tarikhi 4, 4 (1348/1969): 221-64.
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