State document: T-S Ar.39.470

State document T-S Ar.39.470


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Petition to the caliph al-Mustanṣir from a man who has been detained in the arsenal (khizāna, probably the khizānat al-bunūd, which was also used as a prison). The man’s family, including his mother who is disabled or chronically sick (zamina), have stood ransom. Dating: ca. 427–87 AH (= 1036–94 CE). (Information from Khan and CUDL)

T-S Ar.39.470 1r



T-S Ar.39.470 1v

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