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Petition from Farrukh Shad Istamsuri (?)

Date 936 / 5.9.1529 - 24.8.1530
Content Report and petition written by Farrukh Shad Istamsuri (?). During the time when the Uzbeks besieged the castle of Sarakhsh, his brother went to Mashhad and brought the news. After that he went to Iraq bearing Ahmad Bayg's report to his Majesty. He received a suyurghal of 5 tuman Tabrizi. The writer himself possesses land in Iraq and requests that this is granted as a suyurghal to him. [document undated]
Type vajib al-'arz
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. 357-59; Tafel 132
Keywords suyurghal | siege | Uzbeks
Individuals Ahmad Bayg Safavi, Khan
Places Marv | Iraq | Mashhad | Kashan | Khurasan
Notes The document is undated. Date provided by the editor.
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