Legal document: T-S Ar.41.112

Legal document T-S Ar.41.112

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Legal document in Arabic script. Acknowledgment (iqrār). Made by al-Amīr al-Muʾayyad ʿIzz al-Mulk Iftikhār al-Dawla Fityān b. Sayf(?) al-[...] Bū l-Qasam(?) "from the ṭāʾifa of [...]," the muqṭaʿ [...] in the district of [...]. In which he acknowledges owing al-Qāḍī Abū l-Maʿālī b. al-Qāḍī al-Mukhliṣ Thiqat al-Mulk 11 irdabbs of wheat and 7 irdabbs of barley, and possibly other things. He will pay the debt by Muḥarram 547 AH = April/May 1152 CE. The document itself is dated 13 Shaʿbān 546 AH = 25 November 1151 CE. The scribe is Ṣāliḥ b. ʿAbd al-Wahhāb. There are two witness signatures. ASE At 180 degrees and in a different hand/pen, there is a list of ordinal numbers (awwal, thānī, thālith, etc.), each followed by a word that looks like ىاب, and then a Greek/Coptic numeral. On verso there are Hebrew piyyutim.