Formal Aspects of Qajar Deeds of Sale

Author(s): Werner, Christoph U.  
Title of the compilation: Persian Documents : Social History of Iran and Turan in the 15th-19th Centuries
Editors: Kondō, Nobuaki
Publisher Information: London : Routledge
Year of publication: 2003
Pages: 13-49
ISBN: 9780203508862
Language(s): English
DOI: 10.4324/9780203508862
This article offers a close examination of Iranian contracts of sale from the eighteenth and nineteenth century. The choice for deeds of sale as a model for private documents lies first in the relative simplicity of form and structure, as well as the plainness of the transactions recorded in them.
GND Keywords: Kadscharen, Dynastie : 1794-1925; Kaufvertrag; Urkundenlehre
Keywords: Qajar, diplomatics
DDC Classification: 950 History of Asia  
RVK Classification: EV 3138   
Peer Reviewed: Ja
International Distribution: Ja
Type: Contribution to an Articlecollection
Release Date: 17. January 2023