Legal document: T-S NS J27Legal document T-S NS J27
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Court records and notes in the hand of the judge Natan b. Shemuel. Dating: Ca. 1143 CE. Entries include the estate inventory of Abū l-Barakāt Ibn al-Sharābī (including a huge library containing 200 bound codices), payment of a debt, an instruction to charge the community fund with 75 dirhams, and the sale of a house. (Information from CUDL.) Gil edited one of the entries; this is the transcription below. Record of a payment to an Amir, ca. 1143. Two payments in wheat, due the army commander (amir) Hiṣn al-Dawla, are effected through the qodesh; the account is briefly recorded among other records of the court. The date corresponding to 1143 appears on the reverse side of the document, written in the same hand. A previous PGP description erroneously called this "Rough draft of an agreement between spouses, in the hand of Hillel b. Eli."
Edition: Gil, Moshe
Translation: Gil, Moshe (in English)
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TranscriptionMoshe Gil, Documents of the Jewish Pious Foundations from the Cairo Geniza (Leiden: Brill, 1976).
TS NS J 27v, fgt. 2 Gil, Documents, pp. 259 Doc. #48 Record of a payment to an amir ca. 1143 SH [1-28-87] (P)
- אלאמיר חצן אלדולה בן סיף אלדולה פי מרתבין
- סבעה ויבאת קמח ובקי לה תמאניה
- ויבאת קמח אלתמן ענהא
- כמסה וסבעין דרהם אחאל בה אלקדש
TranslationMoshe Gil, Documents of the Jewish Pious Foundations from the Cairo Geniza (Leiden: Brill, 1976).
The Amīr Ḥiṣn al-Dawla b. Sayt al-Dawla, for two murattabs,
seven waybas of wheat. Still due to him, eight
waybas of wheat, whose cost
of 75 dir. he transfered to the (debit of) the qōdesh.
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