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Letter from "Qarqvara" (Georgia) to Yusuf Pasha

Date 986 / 10.3.1578 - 27.2.1579
Content Letter from the Georgian "Qarqvara" to Yusuf Pasha. He complains that although he himself is loyal to the padishah there are demands on the castle of "Kisa". He has sent the key of the castle to the padishah but a certain Hajji Salih destroyed it.
Type namah
Category Letters and Correspondence
Script nasta'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. 449-51; Tafel 184
Keywords Ottoman Empire
Places Georgia
Notes The document is undated. Date provided by the editor.
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