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'Arzah-dasht by Sa'id Shah 'Ali Suhrani

Date 920 / 26.2.1514 - 14.2.1515
Content 'Arzah-dasht written by Sa'id Shah 'Ali Suhrani, leading member of the Kurdish Suhrani-tribe, to "His Majesty" concerning a person he had sent to report about Shah 'Isma'il's Qizilbash and referring to clashes between Shah 'Isma'il and Timur Khan, 'Ubayd Khan and others. [document undated]
Type 'arzah-dasht
Category Letters and Correspondence
Script shikastah-nasta'liq
Archive Topkapı Sarayı Müzesi Arşivi (İstanbul)
Publication Fekete, Lajos, and György Hazai, eds. Einführung in die persische Paläographie: 101 Dokumente. Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1977. 319-21; Tafel 120
Keywords Kurds | conquest | qizilbash | military | tribe | Safavids
Individuals Isma'il I, Shah
Places Kurdistan
Notes The document is undated. Date provided by the editor.
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