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Farman by Jalal al-Din Husayn Jalayir

Date 10 Safar 780 / 8.6.1378 - 8.6.1378
Content The addressees of the farman, Husayn's brother Mu'in al-Din Sultan Ahmad and Sharaf al-Din Mahmudi are to protect the shopkeepers near the zaviyah-yi mutabarrikah in Ardabil whose shops were donated as vaqf to the zaviyah by Shaykh Sadr al-Din. Furthermore, the shopkeepers are exempt from paying any taxes but the trade-tax (tamgha').
Type farman
Category Imperial and Royal Decrees
Script ta'liq
Archive Astanah-yi Quds-i Shaykh Safi al-Din (Ardabil)
Publication Herrmann, Gottfried. "Ein Erlass des Ǧalāyeriden Solṭān Ḥoseyn aus dem Jahr 780/1378." Göttinger Orientforschungen: Syriaca, vol. 3: Erkenntnisse und Meinungen, ed. Wießner, Gernot. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz, 1973. 135-63
Keywords tax exemptions | economy | taxes | trade | Jalayirids
Individuals Mu'in al-Din Sultan Ahmad | Jalal al-Din Husayn Jalayir | Sharaf al-Din Mahmudi | Sadr al-Din, Shaykh
Places Ardabil
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