Details

MS. Heb. c. 28/68

Gregorian: 1126

Fostat

Cowley Catalogue number: 2876

Part of volume:

MS. Heb. c. 28

Physical Description:

Oriental char‎.‎‎;‎ paper ‎,‎ injured‎.‎

Acquisition:

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

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Content

Decision of the Beth-din, in Arabic

Location:

68a - 68b
68a 68b

Languages:

Main language: Judeo-Arabic.

Notes:

  • stating that they sent a letter to מניה זפתי by the hand of כרים בר מר̇ור̇ עלי נ̇ע̇ דידיע בן אלזלט concerning אבו אלמנא מר̇ור̇ יצחק הזקן בר מר̇ור̇ יהודה הזקן אלדמשקי נ̇ע̇ ‎.‎ When it reached R‎.‎ Abraham‎,‎ the dayan of the community at מ̇ז̇ ‎,‎ he after some difficulties ordered אבו אלמנא to pay to כרים six dinars besides the ten dinars promised at Alexandria‎.‎ Payment guaranteed by ר̇ שלמה הכהן ‎.‎ When Kerim arrived at מ̇ז̇ with the document‎,‎ Abu‎'‎lmuna refused to pay‎.‎ The ב̇ד̇ decides that he must pay the six dinars‎,‎ and has written to him accordingly‎.‎ Dated at Fostat‎,‎ in the last decade of Marḥeshwan, 1437 Sel. ‎=‎ 1126 A. D. Signed by יצחק ביר̇ שמואל הספרדי זכ̇ לח̇ הע̇ הב̇ and חלפון הלוי ביר̇ מנשה נ̇ע̇ ‎.‎ Verso blank‎.‎

Keywords:

  • Beth-din at Fostat. Decision.
  • Deeds. Various. Arabic.