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Farman by Shah Isma'il on tax exemptions for merchants

Date 11 Safar 922 / 16.3.1516 - 16.3.1516
Content Draft of a farman (insha) to grant an unnamed merchant (fulan) the status of protection (tarkhan) and grant him tax exemptions.
Type farman
Category Imperial and Royal Decrees
Archive Zeki Velidi Togan (private collection, Istanbul)
Publication Hinz, Walther. "Zwei Steuerbefreiungs-Urkunden." Documenta Islamica Inedita. Ed. J. W. Fück. Berlin: Akademie-Verlag, 1952. 211- 20.
Keywords tax exemptions | Safavids | trade
Individuals Isma'il I, Shah
Notes This copy is part of the Insha-collection of Khandamir (1475-1535).
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