Credit instrument or private receipt: JRL Series B 4066

Credit instrument or private receipt JRL Series B 4066



Payment order by the well-known trader Abu Zikri Yehuda ha-Kohen b. Yosef al-Sijilmasi, who orders Ibn (or Abu?) al-Ḥasan al-Hud (?) to pay the bearer of this certificate half a ratl of 'sharab ward' (rose sherbet). A person identified as Abu al-Ḥasan al-Hud appears in T-S 10J6.3. Recto contains business letter. Mid-twelfth century. (Information from Goitein, Mediterranean Society, I, p. 241)

JRL Series B 4066 1 / 1 leaf, verso

1 / 1 leaf, verso


Arnold Franklin, unpublished editions.
  1. אמת
  2. בשמ
  3. ידפע אלשיך אבן אלחסן //אלהוד// למוצלהא נצף רטל
  4. שראב ורד לא גיר
  5. אבו זכרי כהן

{ Below, upside down, and in a different hand. }

  1. .................................................
  2. ושלום


JRL Series B 4066 1 / 1 leaf, recto

1 / 1 leaf, recto
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