Legal document: L-G Ar. I.64

Legal document L-G Ar. I.64

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Court record in the hand of Shelomo b. Eliyyahu. Location: Fustat. Dated: Iyyar 1541 Seleucid, which is 1230 CE, under the authority of Avraham Maimonides. Concerns a loan of 38 dirhams, times two (so 76 dirhams total), granted by [...] b. Moshe to [...] b. Abū Saʿd al-Kohen, to be paid back over five weeks, thirteen dirhams per week, and then the rest. Refers at one point (l. 21) to a partnership in Bilbays for dyeing and silk manufacture. Verso is filled with accounts in Arabic script and Greek/Coptic numerals. (Information from Goitein’s index card)