Letter: ENA 3734.11

Letter ENA 3734.11


Recto: Mercantile accounts in Judaeo-Arabic. Dating: 11th century. Mentions names such as Yosef, ʿAyyāsh, Barhūn, and Ghālib. The term barqalū (mid-sized bale) also appears frequently. Verso: address of a letter, written both in Judaeo-Arabic and in Arabic script. Faded and difficult to read; but the sender might be [...] b. Mūsā and the addressee might be Abū Isḥāq. The address is made out to Fustat.