Legal document: T-S K25.240.43

Legal document T-S K25.240.43


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Verso: Autograph order in the hand of Avraham Maimonides. In Judaeo-Arabic. Abū l-Majd is to give to the messenger of the ḥaver Yeḥezqel 13 dirhams in addition to what he expended on books. 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)


Mark Cohen, Unpublished editions‎ (in Judaeo-Arabic).


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  2.  אלשיך אלחזן אבו אלמגד שצ`
  3.  יוצל לרסול אלחבר ר' יחזקאל שצ`
  4.  תלתה עשרה דרהמא מצאפא למא
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