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Farman by Abu al-Ghazi 'Ubaydullah Bahadur Khan

Date 5 Jumada I 919 / 9.7.1513 - 9.7.1513
Content Report about the siege of Harat: Muhammad Timur Khan, his brother Fulad Sultan, the umara' and the nawkaran have left the city and went to Samarqand. Baranjin Muhammad Sultan and Jurji Bahadur were ordered to march with 5000 men via Marv to Nisa to put down Rahmanquli 'Arab and other rebels. After that, they are to head to Mashhad. Abu al-Ghazi himself intends to move towards Khurasan to reward the inhabitants of Harat with offices, various gifts and tax exemptions.
Type farman
Category Imperial and Royal Decrees
Script shikastah
Archive Topkapı Sarayı Müzesi Arşivi (İstanbul)
Publication Fekete, Lajos, and György Hazai, eds. Einführung in die persische Paläographie: 101 Dokumente. Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1977. 303-06, Tafel 116
Keywords tax exemptions | siege | military | Safavids | revolt
Individuals Fulad Sultan | Baranjin Muhammad Sultan | Muhammad Timur Khan | Jurji Bahadur | Rahmanquli 'Arab | Abu al-Ghazi 'Ubaydullah Bahadur Khan
Places Marv | Nisa | Mashhad | Harat | Khurasan
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