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Vaqf-namah from Shah Tahmasp

Date 935 / 15.9.1528 - 4.9.1529
Content Vaqf by Shah Tahmasp over water rights of the Nahr-i Mujaddid located near Hilla in 'Iraq-i 'Arab as a branch of the Euphrates; beneficiaries of the vaqf are two "holy places" (mashhadayn-i muqaddasayn) in Mashhad.
Type vaqf-namah
Category Imperial and Royal Decrees
Archive Dawlatshahi, Isma'il (private collection)
Publication Afshar, Iraj. "Vaqfnamah-yi ab-i furat az 'ahd-i Shah Tahmasp." Farhang-i Iran Zamin 14 (1345/46/1966): 313-18.
Keywords vaqf | Safavids
Individuals Tahmasp I, Shah
Places Iraq | Mashhad
Notes The document has the form of a scroll (tumar). The first part is missing.
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