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Raqam by 'Abbas Mirza

Date Zihijjah 1230 / 4.11.1815 - 2.12.1815
Content Raqam by 'Abbas Mirza assigning water rights to Yahya Bayg yuz-bashi; 15 water canals (panzdah lulah ab) from the Shah Chalabi fountain are granted to him for irrigating his garden.
Type raqam
Category Imperial and Royal Decrees
Script nasta'liq
Archive Karimzadah-yi Tabrizi, Muhammad 'Ali (private collection)
Publication Karimzadah-yi Tabrizi, Muhammad 'Ali. "Chand farman-i tarikhi." Barrasi-ha-yi tarikhi 5, 5 (1349/1970): 179-91. 185-86, 190
Keywords water rights | Qajars | irrigation
Individuals 'Abbas Mirza Na'ib al-Saltanah
Places Tabriz
Notes On the back side of the raqam there is one endorsement by Muhammad Shah, dated Nawruz 1263/1846, and another one by Nasir al-Din Shah, dated Sha'ban 1283/1866-67.
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