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Petition to and hukm by Karim Khan Zand

Date Rajab 1193 / 15.7.1779 - 13.8.1779
Content The petitioner Muhammad Baqir Musa-Abadi accuses 'Ali Duraki, a member of the Haft Lang Bakhtiyari, of stealing oxen. In response a ta'liqah is inscribed on the same document, ordering 'Abdal Khan, as governor of the Haft Lang Bakhtiyari, to settle the dispute.
Type 'arzah-dasht
Category Imperial and Royal Decrees
Script shikastah
Publication Garthwaite, Gene. Khans and shahs: A documentary analysis of the Bakhtiyari in Iran. Cambridge, MA: Cambridge University Press, 1983 [documents in appendices on microfiche] Appendix II, 125-30
Keywords Zands | banditry | Haft Lang | Duraki | Bakhtiyari
Individuals Abdal Khan | 'Ali Riza Khan
Places Fars | Samiram
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