MS. Heb. b. 12/25

Gregorian: 963

Cowley Catalogue number: 2875

Part of volume:

MS. Heb. b. 12

Physical Description:

Oriental char‎.‎‎;‎ paper ‎,‎ injured‎.‎


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

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Letter by Nehemiah b. Kohen Ẓedeq


25a - 25b
25a 25b


Main language: Hebrew.


  • An open letter‎,‎ beg‎.‎ missing‎,‎ sent to the congregations by the new Gaon ‎[‎Nehemiah b‎.‎ Kohen Ẓedeq‎]‎‎,‎ complaining that his former letter had been disregarded‎,‎ and requesting them to show honour to his messenger‎,‎ שלמה בן עלי ז̇ל̇ הידוע בבן טבנאי ‎,‎ and to send contributions‎.‎ Dated Kislew‎,‎ ‎2‎‎7‎‎4‎ ‎=‎ 1274 Sel. ‎=‎ 963 A.D. On the Location 25b. (MS_Heb_b_12_25b)verso is written‎,‎ in a later hand‎,‎ נחמיה הכהן ראש הישיבה שלגולה בן כהן צדק ראש הישיבה שלגולה ‎,‎ and some scribbling‎.‎


  • Letters.
  • Nehemiah (kohen) b. Kohen Ẓedeq, ראש הישיבה. Letter.