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Letter from Shah 'Abbas II to Dara Shikuh

Date 6 Rabi' II 1069 - 16 Rabi' I 1070 / 1.1.1659 - 1.12.1659
Content Shah Abbas' II wants to renew the diplomatic relations to the Mughal Empire and invites Dara Shikuh for a state visit.
Type maktub
Category Letters and Correspondence
Script shikastah-nasta'liq
Publication Stewart, Charles. Original Persian Letters and Other Documents. London: 1825. 170-174
Keywords diplomatic relations | Mughals | Safavids
Individuals 'Abbas II, Shah | Dara Shikuh (Mughal)
Places Iran | India
Notes Facsimile is not of the original, but of a later transcript.
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