Letter: T-S K1.148

Letter T-S K1.148


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In PGP since 2018


Letter/petition of appeal for assistance written in a combination of Hebrew and Arabic. Dating: unknown, perhaps 12th century. The sender mentions being approached by somebody about a business partnership involving 2 dinars and brass items including a bucket and a lamp, however this seems to have gone south. Needs further examination for content. On recto there is a detailed curse in Judaeo-Arabic, Aramaic and Hebrew against whomever stole the dinar from Mashiaḥ b. Ṣemaḥ (the curse seems to be in the same hand as the letter, at least based on the ייי ligatures for God's name). (Information mainly from CUDL)

T-S K1.148 1v



T-S K1.148 1r

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