Franklin

[Letter] : manuscript.

Other records:
Publication:
[Orient, 11th century-13th century?]
Format/Description:
Book
1 fol. : stained in right edge; in mail format; marginalia on recto, address on verso.
Paper 27.3 X 10.7 cm material applied: black ink ruling method: columns: lines: 22 (recto), (verso).
Language:
Judeo-Arabic. Hebrew Oriental semi-cursive.
Notes:
Recto has 6 diagonal lines (one word each) of marginal postscript; exceeding words cramped between lines. Verso bears only the addresses, in Arabic characters.
The writer is addressing his mother in Alexandria. He asks about her health, informs her that he has divorced his wife, and request that she be kind to the carrier of this letter, who comes from Iraq.
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. 419
IMHM, no. F38400
Contributor:
Cairo Genizah Collection (University of Pennsylvania. Center for Advanced Judaic Studies. Library).
Contained In:
Cairo Genizah Collection
OCLC:
249591110
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