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Letter from Dara, the hakim of Qarahisar-i Sharqi

Date 875 / 30.6.1470 - 19.6.1471
Content Dara, the hakim of Qarahisar-i Sharqi, asks for an audience at the court of an anonymous ruler, probably Sultan Mehmed I, and declares his readiness to serve the ruler till the end of his life. [document undated]
Type namah
Category Letters and Correspondence
Script ta'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. 157-59, Tafel 52
Keywords military | Ottoman Empire
Individuals Mehmed I, Sultan
Notes Estimated date by Fekete.
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