Legal document: BL OR 5566D.22 + T-S 12.39

Legal document BL OR 5566D.22 + T-S 12.39


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Engagement contract. Bride: the widow Rashīda bt. Yiṣḥaq b. Sheʾerit. Groom: the widower Yiṣḥaq b. Moshe. Location: Minyat Ghamr. Dated: Wednesday, 3 Tishrei 1627 Seleucid = 3 September 1315 CE, under the authority of the Nagid Avraham II (who receives nine lines of titles). Both appear in court; both appoint an agent (wakīl). The bride undertakes to educate the groom's little son Mūsā for the duration of ten years. Witnesses: the teacher Avner b. Moshe ha-Levi; Elʿazar b. Ḥalfon. (Information from Goitein's index card and attached edition.)