State document: T-S Ar.35.368

State document T-S Ar.35.368



Draft of a petition or note, in Arabic script, asking for charity on account of the sender's poverty. At lower left the name(s) of the sender(s) appear. "For the sake of God please look into his condition, for the sake of God!".

T-S Ar.35.368 recto



Yusuf Umrethwala, unpublished editions (n.p., 2023).


  1. يقبل الارض وينهي ان المملوك رجل صعلوك
  2. وله عائلة وما هو عادة يرميه ولوجه الله تعالى
  3. النظر في حاله لوجه الله تعالى
  4. المملوك
  5. ابراهيم ابن محسن(؟)
  6. ويوسف العربي


Yusuf Umrethwala, unpublished translations (n.p., 2023).
  1. Kisses the ground and reports that the slave is a pauper
  2. and he has a family, and this [his state of poverty] is not usual, for the sake of God the Almighty
  3. look into his affair, for the sake of God the Almighty
  4. The slave
  5. Ibrāhīm b. Muḥsin (?)
  6. And Yūsuf, the Arab