Franklin

[Calendar of significant days and New Moons, (Seleucid) 1429] : manuscript.

Publication:
[Orient, 1117?]
Format/Description:
Book
1 fol. : damaged, torn on bottom, losses along right edge.
Parchment 10.7 X 11.9 cm material applied: black ink ruling method: columns: 1 lines: 13 extant (recto).
Subjects:
Religious calendars -- Judaism.
Astronomy in rabbinical literature -- Early works to 1800.
Language:
Judeo-Arabic. Hebrew Oriental semi-cursive.
Notes:
Verso has a few words, in a different hand.
Under the heading שנת א׳ת׳כ׳ט׳ לשטרות the calendar lists the day of the week of each New Moon sighting (Molad), holidays and fasts.
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. 476
IMHM, no. F38400
Contributor:
Cairo Genizah Collection (University of Pennsylvania. Center for Advanced Judaic Studies. Library).
Contained In:
Cairo Genizah Collection
Status/Location:
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