Letter: T-S 12.353

Letter T-S 12.353


Letter fragment: difficult to read, faded, long, in Judaeo-Arabic. The recipient is addressed as מעלתך. Legible sections include a discussion of "sarei alafim, sari asarot, and sar ha-elef" on recto, and a little bit later, "qālū raboteinu ZL, afilu..." The writer mentions "al-Rayyis." On verso he says, "As for what Sayyidnā said regarding [.....] they wait for me, I will nevertheless [? li-'umri] come, for I am right and they are not, and I have their scripts/signatures...." Toward the bottom he mentions al-sharīʿa and someone getting lashes [yuḍrab malqot]. ASE.