Legal document: ENA 2808.49

Legal document ENA 2808.49


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Unsigned copy of a contract between Abū l-Bahāʾ b. Abū l-Mufaḍḍal and Abū l-ʿIzz (all called 'al-rayyis,' probably meaning physician here). Concerning 91 + 9 = 100 jars of laṭaf wine and 657.5 "broken" dirhams of Egyptian currency. In the damaged part, something about becoming vinegar when clay seals are not broken. Dating: ca. 1220 CE. Handwriting of Shelomo b. Eliyyahu? (Information in part from Goitein's index card and Ekaterina Pukhovaia.)

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