Letter: Bodl. MS heb. b 11/4

Letter Bodl. MS heb. b 11/4

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Letter of condolences to Hillel b. ʿEli on the death of his wife (?), wishing him to find consolation in the marriage of his son. The writer, possibly Yiftaḥ ha-Kohen, asks for information regarding the return of the nagid Mevorakh b. Saʿadya from the Upper Egypt to the capital. Second half of the 11th century. (Information from Goitein notes and index card linked below and Cohen, Jewish Self-Government, p. 114.)

Bodl. MS heb. b 11/4 4 recto

4 recto

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Bodl. MS heb. b 11/4 4 verso

4 verso
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