State document: ENA NS 83.262

State document ENA NS 83.262

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Description

Tax receipt, probably Fatimid. Written on the verso of a torn petition or formal letter in Arabic script which reads as "ʿabd Mawlānā wa-Sayyidunā", then second line "ṣalawāt Allah ʿalayhī". Needs examination.

ENA NS 83.262 verso

verso

Transcription

Yusuf Umrethwala, unpublished editions (n.p., 2023).

Verso

  1. عبد مولانا وسيـ[ـدنا الامام الحاكم بامر الله امير المؤمنين]
  2. صلوات الله عليـ[ـه وعلى ابائه الطاهرين وابنائه الاكرمين]
  3. [المملوك ينهي]

Translation

Yusuf Umrethwala, PGP Translations (n.p., 2023).
  1. The slave of our master and leader [the imām al-Ḥākim bi-amr Allah commander of the faithful]
  2. God’s blessings be upon him [and on his pure ancestors and noble descendants]
  3. [the slave narrates]