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[Court document] : manuscript.

Other records:
Other Title:
Official declaration
Part of a legal declaration
Publication:
[Fustat, 997?]
Format/Description:
Book
1 fol. : fragment, damaged losses from all edges, faded; verso is blank.
Parchment 15.2 X 17.8 cm material applied: black ink ruling method: only left rule is extant; justified by stretching last character columns: lines: 14 extant (recto).
Subjects:
Court records.
Sales (Jewish law)
Jewish law.
Language:
Hebrew. Hebrew Oriental square.
Notes:
A fragment from a document, most of the details are missing. The writer declares that he has sold a quarter of his court which he inherited.
Mention is made of the Erets Israeli synagogue, probably the one in Fustat that housed the Genizah: במבוי בית הכנסת שלשמיין. The gold coins gained from this sale are to repay a loan, whose time is mentioned as beginning in Ab of the year (Selucid) [1]308 (=997).
Forms part of: Cairo Genizah Collection.
Penn Provenance:
Cairo Genizah Collection (University of Pennsylvania. Center for Advanced Judaic Studies. Library).
Cairo Genizah Collection (Dropsie College. Library).
Amram.
Cited in:
Halper, no. 353
IMHM, no. F38400
Contributor:
Cairo Genizah Collection (University of Pennsylvania. Center for Advanced Judaic Studies. Library).
Contained In:
Cairo Genizah Collection
OCLC:
249590232
Status/Location:
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