Legal document: ENA NS 63.16

Legal document ENA NS 63.16


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Legal document. In Hebrew. Location: Fustat/Cairo. Dated: First decade of Ṭevet 5561 AM, which is 17–26 December 1800 CE. Moneychanging (sarraflık) partnership agreement between three parties. First party: Ḥayyim ha-Levi, Merkado Karo, Avraham ha-Levi. Second party: Yom Ṭov Aripol, Shabbetay Yuʿbaṣ. Third party: Moshe ha-Levi known as ʿAkūbas, Ḥayyim Ḥezeq (or Ḥazaq?), Mordekhay Kapanṭon. The partnership will last for 12 months. The first party contributes 150,000 medins. The second party contributes 85,000 medins. The third party contributes 90,000 medins. The 8 individual partners each sign the document, in addition to the signatures of the scribe Meʾir ben Naʿim and the witness Shemuel Modaʿī(?).

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