State document: T-S NS 325.34

State document T-S NS 325.34

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Description

Petition or report addressed to a vizier (...al-Afḍalī al-Juyūshī...). Fragment from the top (the beginnings of 7 lines are preserved). Reused for piyyuṭ on recto. Dating: Late Fatimid.

T-S NS 325.34 verso

verso

Transcription

Yusuf Umrethwala, unpublished editions (n.p., 2023).

Verso

  1. بسم الله [الرحمن الرحيم
  2. خـ[ـلد الله تعالى ملك مولانا الوزير الاجلي]
  3. الافضلي الجيوشي السيـ[ـدي كافل قضاة المسلمين]
  4. والهادي لدعاة المؤمـ]ـنين
  5. امير المؤمنين واخلد فـ[
  6. اوامره واحكامه[
  7. ويسل الانعام عليه[والاحسان اليه

Translation

Yusuf Umrethwala, PGP Translations (n.p., 2023).
  1. In the name of God [the merciful and compassionate]
  2. May God per[petuate the the reign of my master the illustrious wazīr]
  3. The most righteous, commander of the forces, the leader [the protector of the judges of Muslims]
  4. [And the guide of the duʿāt of the faith[ful]
  5. Commander of the faithful, and perpetuate [
  6. his commands and rulings [
  7. He asks that benefaction be extended on him [and kindness be shown to him]