Legal document: F 1908.44NN

Legal document F 1908.44NN



Notebook of a marriage broker. In Judaeo-Arabic and Hebrew with Coptic numerals. Dating: 1511 CE (1823 Seleucid). Enumerates the circumstances attending the marriage of certain persons named, chiefly concerned with invoicing the brides' trousseaus. Gottheil suggests that these are Qaraite documents. Information from Gottheil-Worrell, Fragments from the Cairo Genizah, p. 179.