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'Arzah-Dasht by Div Sultan

Date 916 / 10.4.1510 - 30.3.1511
Content Div Sultan informs Shah Isma'il about the Uzbeks and corrects the report that the Kazakhs had arrived at Samarqand and that 'Ubayd has died. Jani Bayg has escaped from Balkh, crossed the river, sacked Karki and is in Qarshi at present. The writer of the document performs his duty in Khurasan.
Type 'arzah-dasht
Category Letters and Correspondence
Archive Topkapı Sarayı Müzesi Arşivi (İstanbul)
Publication Fekete, Lajos, and György Hazai, eds. Einführung in die persische Paläographie: 101 Dokumente. Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1977. 259-61; Tafel 101
Keywords Cossacks | Uzbeks | military | Safavids
Individuals Ahmad Bayg | Div Sultan
Places Balkh | Samarqand | Khurasan
Notes Date and addressee suggested by Fekete.
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