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  1. 101

    LetterT-S 12.774 + T-S NS J470

    Letter from Yeḥezqel b. Netanel, in Qalyūb, to his brother Ḥalfon b. Netanel, in Alexandria. Dated: Friday, 7 Shevaṭ [4900 AM], which is 29 December …

    1. [...].ק[ו]ץ ועידאב וגיר דלך [...]
    2. [...].אליה אלשיך כלף ובעת.[...]
    3. רטלִא מצר[יא ...].ת אלקאלבין אלאכר נהתםִ4 [...]
    4. טלבתה פי מצר [ולא] קִ[ד]רת עליה אל…

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  2. 102

    Unknown typeENA NS 76.25

    Newly treated and encapsulated, must be examined

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  3. 103

    Legal documentBodl. MS heb. a 3/7

    Legal document. Record of release. In the hand of Ḥalfon b. Menashshe. Location: Fustat. Dated: 1125 CE. This document describes release from a partnership in …

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    1. These proceedings took place before us—[we, the undersigned … as well as those who  signed]  
    2. with us below. Thus: [Mr. Shemariah ha-Kohen]  

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  4. 104

    LetterT-S 13J17.3

    Letter from Efrayim b. Ismāʿīl al-Jawharī, Alexandria, to Yosef b. ʿAwkal.

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    1. כתאבי למולאי אלשיך אלגליל אטאל אללה בקאה ואדאם איאם סלאמתה וסעאדתה ליומין בקין
    2. מן א'י'א'ר' כתמה אללה עלי מולאי אלשיך באחסן כאתמה ואסעדה פי סאי…

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  5. 105

    LetterMoss. IV,17

    Letter from a woman requesting help in receiving her share from her late husband’s inheritance, with various signatures of support. Mentions government interference as well …

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  6. 106

    List or tableENA 3770.9

    Account written by ʿArūs b. Yūsuf. Four pages. (Information from Goitein’s index card)

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  7. 107

    Legal documentENA 4020.14

    Bifolium from a court notebook. Dating: One entry is dated Shevat 1411 Seleucid, which is January 1100 CE. The four pages have four different cases …

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  8. 108

    LetterJRL Series B 3771

    Probably a continuation of the letter on recto, referring to 'the medium board' (al-lawḥ al-wasṭānī) of the boy Yiṣḥaq. The writer wants to be informed …

    1. ויכון אללוח וצטאני
    2. ללצגייר אסחק
    3. ותחליף הכתב
    4. ותודיעני הכל

    { Along the right-hand margin, perpendicular to the main text: }

    1. אחיו מ.
    2. ]ואל אלממ יסאל
    3. א…

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  9. 109

    Unknown typeENA NS 85.1229

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  10. 110

    LetterBodl. MS heb. f 101/43

    Recto and verso: Letter from Meir (b. Yakhin) to a certain Ḥalfon. In Judaeo-Arabic, with the address in Arabic script. The identification is based on …

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  11. 111

    Literary textT-S 20.66

    Poem to celebrate the circumcision of a son of a government official (l. 8), calligraphically written in hemistichs, with the final seven lines narrowing to …

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  12. 112

    List or tableENA 2727.22

    Contributions to a collection of loaves of bread for the poor, ranging from 100 pounds (a qintar) down to 1/2 pound. Instead of bread, one …

    1. מולאי אלשיך אבו זכנרי
    2. נצף קינטר כבז
    3. ר יש[ו]עה י א[ר]טאל
    4. אלשיך אבו אלפ[ר]ג
    5. יעקוב ½ מנגא א
    6. ½ ואכוה ½ אברהים בן אלמואזיני
    7. מולנאי אלשיך אבו סעד ד דרא
    8. ש[…

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  13. 113

    Legal documentT-S NS 320.50c

    Deed of sale for a female slave (jāriya waṣīfa). Location: New Cairo. Dated: 14 Ḥeshvan 1455 Seleucid, which is 24 October 1143 CE. Buyer: Pinḥas …

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  14. 114

    LetterYevr. III B 640

    Business letter from Nissim b. Yiṣḥaq to Abū Yiṣḥaq Avraham b. Dā'ūd. In Judaeo-Arabic. Dating: Probably 11th century. Mentions people such as: Yūsuf al-Andalusī. Mentions …

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  15. 115

    Legal documentYevr.-Arab. I 1700.29

    Legal record (#65). Inheritance settlement. Dated: Middle of Iyyar 1467 Seleucid. "One of a series of documents from 1156 about an inheritance dispute between Abū …

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  16. 116

    Legal documentT-S 8.157

    Part of a ketubba, referring to various sums in dinars. (Information from CUDL)

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  17. 117

    List or tableT-S K25.133

    Business accounts in Judaeo-Arabic. Dating: 11th or 12th century. The hand may be known.

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  18. 118

    Unknown typeENA NS 79.25

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  19. 119

    LetterT-S AS 160.400

    Letter sent from Gaza to Fustat. In Judaeo-Arabic.The sender heard a report that somebody "is praying in Qalyūb," maybe meaning that he is serving as …

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  20. 120

    Literary textBodl. MS heb. f 32/35

    A lament.

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    1. רהט שברי ומחלי וחשך תארי בצר לי מרוב חטאי ומעלי
    2. חרב היכלי לבבל הגלוני שונאיי להשפילי נווה בית שמם למאור
    3. שבת הלולי ישבתי שכולה וגלמודה בי…

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  21. 121

    List or tableT-S 12.737

    This document lists the differences between the Palestinian and Babylonian calendars in the years 921/2–923/4CE. The purpose of this text is unclear, but it confirms …

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  22. 122

    Unknown typeENA NS 42.11

    A few words in enormous, calligraphic Arabic script. Reused for Judaeo-Arabic and Hebrew literary text.

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  23. 123

    Legal documentT-S 13J37.6

    Legal document. Partnership agreement. Dated: May 14, 1238. Written in the hand of Solomon b. Elijah (identified by Goitein), teacher and court scribe. Concerning a …

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    1. We, whose signature appears at the bottom of th[is document] say […]
    2. and testify that in the last ten-day period of the month of I[yyar of the y…

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  24. 124

    List or tableENA 2592.8

    Memorial list of the Levite family stating with Yishaq ha-Sar and continuing to his son Yaaqov and so on.

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  25. 125

    LetterENA NS 83.309

    Letter in Arabic script. Fragment (upper left corner). Only the opening pleasantries are preserved.

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  26. 126

    Literary textT-S AS 161.66

    Narrative in Judaeo-Arabic, including dialogue between a man and a woman concerning marriage. Also mentions a female slave. (Information in part from CUDL)

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  27. 127

    Literary textMIAC 237

    Religious prayers and pardons – undated – Bassatine Cemetery – Museum of Islamic Art – (number 237) – in Hebrew. (information from Ḥassanein Muḥammad Rabīʿa, …

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  28. 128

    LetterT-S NS 327.133

    Business letter in Arabic script from Natan b. Nahray to Nahray b. Nissim (Aodeh).

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  29. 129

    Literary textNLI 577.1/60

    Fragments of an astronomical text, in Arabic script.

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  30. 130

    LetterT-S NS 226.124

    Minute fragment from the top of a court record written by Halfon b. Menashshe ha-Levi (1100–38). A person known as Ibn Qudayra is mentioned (cf. …

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  31. 131

    Unknown typeENA NS 79.244

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  32. 132

    LetterCUL Or.1080 J235

    Abū l-Majd, in Alexandria writes to his cousin Judge Elijah, in Damascus (?) on a business trip. See Goitein Nachlass material. Judge Elijah may in …

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  33. 133

    LetterBodl. MS heb. e 98/68

    Letter from the office of Yehoshuaʿ Nagid (d. 1355) (in Cairo) to the community of Fustat about a conflict between two butchers who had caused …

    1. בסם אלרחים
    2. הנה אל ישועתי וכולי
    3. גמאעה אלזקנים ברוכים יהיו יעלמו
    4. הצור אלשיך מופק אלי ענדנא ודכר
    5. אן אלטבאכין יפסדו חאלה פלא סביל
    6. לאחד יגייר עליה עאדה א…

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  34. 134

    Legal documentENA 2808.5b

    Fragment from a woman's deathbed will. This was mistakenly attributed to Maimonides by Ratzhaby (Sinai 111, p. 214). On verso there is a list of …

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  35. 135

    Unknown typeENA NS 77.136

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  36. 136

    State documentT-S NS 132.90

    Petition, probably. In Arabic script. Wide space between the lines. On verso there is Hebrew literary/liturgical text arranged in columns.

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  37. 137

    Literary textJRL Gaster ar. 834

    Literary text, in Arabic script.

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  38. 138

    Legal documentT-S NS 37.130

    Long and torn strip, only a couple words are preserved on each line, probably from a draft of a legal contract written by Halfon b. …

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  39. 139

    State documentT-S NS 306.61

    Capitation tax receipt. Trigger: tadhkira bism. Dated: 502 AH = 1108/09 CE if read correctly. For Abū l-Yumn(?) b. Baṣal(??). Needs further examination.

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  40. 140

    LetterT-S AS 148.184

    Letter to the sender’s mother, in Cairo (yaṣil ilā maḥrūsat al-qāhira). In Judaeo-Arabic, with the address in Arabic script. Not a great deal of the …

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  41. 141

    Legal documentENA NS 3.14

    Marriage document. A large damaged piece from a ketubah, from the 12th century, 1127 onward, based on the title יהי שמו לעולם כירח יכון עולם, …

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  42. 142

    Legal documentMIAC 8

    Complaint of the Cairo Jewish community to the "Jabila" council regarding the given neglect for slaughter and a lack of commitment to the Jewish legal …

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  43. 143

    Legal documentT-S 16.246

    Recto: Marriage contract, fragment. Groom: Abū l-Faraj Yeshuʿa b. Berakhot. Bride: Milāḥ bt. Abū l-Faraj (from verso). Dating: Under the reshut of the Nagid Shemuel …

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  44. 144

    Literary textT-S NS 325.24

    Several lines in Arabic script. Poetry? Needs further examination. Piyyut on the other side.

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  45. 145

    LetterT-S NS 324.99

    Probably fragment from an Hebrew poetical letter

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  46. 146

    Literary textENA 3916.1

    Arabic, literary; probably medical.

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  47. 147

    Legal documentBL OR 8696.2

    Legal document. In Judaeo-Arabic. In the hand of Ḥalfon b. Menashshe. Location: Fustat. This is probably the beginning of a power of attorney granted by …

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  48. 148

    Unknown typeENA NS 85.471

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  49. 149

    Literary textT-S AS 160.236

    Pharmacopoeia with medical recipes, mentioning cardamon, carnation, saffron and balsam tree, with Judaeo-Arabic and Arabic marginal jottings. On parchment. Dating: looks early, maybe 11th century. …

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  50. 150

    Legal documentENA 3904.2

    Legal document, in Arabic script, dated 18 Dhū l-Qaʿda 950 AH = 12 February 1544 CE. An agreement between two parties with witnesses, probably rental, …

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