Legal document: BL OR 8696.5

Legal document BL OR 8696.5



Legal document. In Judaeo-Arabic. In the hand of Ḥalfon b. Menashshe. Location: Fustat. Concerns one sixth of the equipment (? ʿudda) of a sugar refinery (? maṭbakh). The brother of Abū l-Faḍl Shela ha-Levi purchases it from Ibn Fahda, while Abū l-Faḍl serves as guarantor. Also mentions a party named Mawhūb. Various conditions for the sale are listed as well as a circumstance under which the sale will be reversed.