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Letter from Uzun Hasan to Shams al-Din Muhammad Bayg

Date 22 Rabi' I 875 - 22 Rabi' I 975 / 18.9.1470 - 26.9.1567
Content Uzun Hasan informs Shams al-Din Muhammad about his military campain to Iraq and Fars after his conquest of Azarbayjan: He has conquered Khuzistan and Fars and selected Shiraz as his capital. Furthermore, he received the obeisance of Sultan Husayn Bayqara. [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. 179-82, Tafel 63-64
Keywords conquest | Timurids | Aq Quyunlu | military
Individuals Uzun Hasan Aq Quyunlu (Abu Nasr Hasan Bahadur)
Places Iraq | Khuzistan | Fars | Azarbayjan | Shiraz
Notes Estimated date by Fekete.
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