Letter: AIU VII.E.154

Letter AIU VII.E.154



Fragment of a medieval letter in Judaeo-Arabic giving a detailed account of a legal case involving a husband, a wife, her ketubba, sums of 12 and 17 dinars, and a baby girl (ṭifla). Muslim courts may be mentioned. One of the characters named is Abū Isḥāq (written אבוסחק) Zayn. Mentions the term muwāṣafa (מואצפה) several times.