Volume: MS. Heb. c. 28

MS. Heb. c. 28/48 contains:


MS. Heb. c. 28/48

Gregorian: 1039

Cowley Catalogue number: 2876

Part of volume:

MS. Heb. c. 28

Physical Description:

Oriental char‎.‎‎;‎ paper ‎,‎ injured‎.‎


Bought through the Rev. Prof. Sayce, 1896 (from the Genizah).

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48a - 48b
48a 48b


Main language: Hebrew.


  • Ratification of a power of attorney ‎(‎שטר הרשאה‎)‎ before the Beth-din of Egypt‎.‎ שלמה בר אברהם of Alexandria‎,‎ with two witnesses עמאר (?) בר צומיח and נוחים בר מימון ‎,‎ stated that No Amon‎,‎ in Elul 1350 (Sel.) ‎=‎ 1039 A.D. ‎,‎ Beninah daughter of the said Abraham and wife of Joseph b‎.‎ ‎(‎blank‎)‎‎,‎ באגבוקני ‎,‎ authorized her brother the said Solomon to bring a claim against the said Joseph‎,‎ with full power of attorney‎.‎ After hearing the witnesses‎,‎ the court empowered Solomon to act and appoint אפטרפוסים‎.‎ Solomon then appointed החזן מוהוב בן שלום הקרוי בן סלים to deal with Joseph‎.‎ Verso blank‎.‎


  • Beth-din of Egypt.
  • Deeds. Various.