List or table: T-S AS 177.39

List or table T-S AS 177.39


Accounts in Arabic script and Greek/Coptic numerals. Dating: Likely 12th or 13th century. Mentions routine groceries such as olive oil, sesame oil, linseed oil, soap, meat, eggs, mint, rue, pepper, saffron, eggplant, gourd, honey, onion, watermelon. There is a sum at the bottom. Maybe a grocer's bill. Concludes at the bottom: "owed by Karīm the wonder worker (ṣāniʿ al-ʿajāʾib)." There is also a writing exercise of a biblical verse (Numbers 30:2) in Hebrew.