Letter: p. Heid. Hebr. 12

Letter p. Heid. Hebr. 12


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Memorandum from Khalaf b. Isḥāq al-Yamanī. In Arabic script, with additional notes in Judaeo-Arabic. Ordering pharmaceuticals from Egypt. There is an entire short book devoted to this document (Albert Dietrich, Zum Drogenhandel im islamischen Ägypten, 1954). This document is summarized in Goitein and Friedman, India Book 2, ב50, but Goitein and Friedman did not edit it. NB: This document is also known as p. Heid. Arab. 912 and Heidelberg Ar. Pap. 912.