Legal document: T-S K25.240.11

Legal document T-S K25.240.11



Autograph order in the hand of Avraham Maimonides. Abū l-Majd is to expedite the payment of 81 dirhams to the Muslim Judge Shams al-Din. This is the remaining balance due for the capitation tax of the poor for the Muslim year 614 (ended March 29, 1218) for Shams al-Din. T-S K25.240 consists of small written orders, partly in Hebrew and partly in Arabic script, for monthly payments, made out of the rent-revenue from the pious foundation (waqf) 'Compound of the Poor' or from the pious foundation made by the physician al-Muhadhdhab. All dated orders are from spring and summer, 1218. (Information from Mediterranean Society, II, pp. 420-421, App. A 48-92; pp. 449-450, App. B 39b [dated 1210-1225]; Cohen, Poverty and Charity in the Jewish Community of Medieval Egypt, pp. 218-220)

T-S K25.240.11 1r



Mark Cohen, unpublished editions‎ (in Judaeo-Arabic).
  1. ב
  2. אלשיך אבו אלמגד שצ' יעגל בתסלים
  3. אחד ותמאנין דרהמא ללקאצי שמס אלדין
  4. תגליק מא בקי לה מן גואלי סנה ארבע
  5. ועשרה וסת מאיה יא` אלעגמה (עלעגמד/ר/י?) ושלום


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