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Letter from Shah Sulayman I to King Charles II

Date 30 Rabi' I 1077 - 29 Zihijjah 1077 / 30.9.1666 - 22.6.1667
Content Shah Sulayman I informs about his accession to the throne. Request for perpetuating the diplomatic relations between Spain and the Safavid Empire. [document undated]
Type namah
Category Letters and Correspondence
Script nasta'liq
Archive Archives of Foreign Affairs, Royal Letters (London)
Publication Qa'im-Maqami, Jahangir. Yaksad va panjah sanad-i tarikhi: az Jalayiriyan ta Pahlavi. Tihran: Chapkhanah-yi artish-i shahanshahi-yi Iran, 1348 (1969). 48-49
Keywords diplomatic relations | Safavids
Individuals Sulayman I, Shah | Charles II (Spain)
Places Europe | Spain
Notes Shah Sulayman's two accessions to the Safawid throne as Safi II and Sulayman I ( both in 1077h/ 1666-7) are used to date this letter. Also published in: Bayani, Khanbaba. "Asnad va namah-ha-yi tarikhi-yi dawrah-yi Safavi." Barrasi-ha-yi tarikhi 3, 3-4 (1347/1968): 85-87.
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