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  1. 10751

    LetterT-S AS 151.65

    Communal letter, or perhaps a letter of appeal for charity. In Judaeo-Arabic with some Hebrew. The handwriting resembles that of Yosef Rosh ha-Seder. (Information in …

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  2. 10752

    LetterT-S AS 152.206

    Fragment of a letter in Judaeo-Arabic. In the hand of Yehuda Ibn al-ʿAmmānī? The text is very faded. In the margin, there is an update …

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  3. 10753

    LetterT-S AS 157.394

    Business letter in Judaeo-Arabic. Fragment (lower left corner). Mentions Faraḥ b. [...]. (Information in part from CUDL)

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  4. 10754

    LetterT-S AS 157.86

    Fragment of a letter in Judaeo-Arabic. Dating: Likely ca. 13th century. The sender expresses his pure love for the addressee, quoting Avot 5:16. Similar content …

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  5. 10755

    LetterT-S AS 12.9

    Letter addressed to [...] b. Avraham. In Judaeo-Arabic. Small fragment (upper right corner of recto). Little of the content is preserved. A wicked man (al-rashaʿ) …

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  6. 10756

    LetterT-S AS 124.40

    Informal note in Judaeo-Arabic. The sender says he has been a burden on somebody (al-Raḍiyy?) and asks the addressee for help obtaining a new something. …

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  7. 10757

    LetterT-S AS 160.374

    Letter from Sadīd to an unidentified addressee. In Judaeo-Arabic, with a basmala in Arabic script. In a crude hand. Dating: Likely ca. 13th century. The …

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  8. 10758

    LetterT-S NS 292.76

    Recto: Beginning of a letter or sermon in Judaeo-Arabic. Addressed to a group of people: "yā aṣḥābnā!" Exhorting them that (false?) accusations are bad and …

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  9. 10759

    LetterT-S AS 150.197

    Letter in Judaeo-Arabic. Discussing a woman who was possibly abandoned (dawwar/dawwir ḥawālayhā... wa-khallāha...). (Information in part from CUDL)

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  10. 10760

    LetterT-S AS 150.25

    Letter in Judaeo-Arabic. The handwriting resembles that of Yosef b. Shemuel b. Seʿadya. Dating: Likely 12th or 13th century. Refers to a father, children, and …

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  11. 10761

    LetterT-S AS 150.43

    Letter in Judaeo-Arabic. Refers to "what happened in the heart of the daughter of my daughter..." and various other kinds of emotional distress. The context …

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  12. 10762

    LetterT-S AS 151.55

    Fragment of a letter addressed to a dignitary. Mainly in Judaeo-Arabic. Wide space between the lines. Might concern a group of people who haven't received …

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  13. 10763

    LetterT-S AS 150.144

    Letter fragment in Judaeo-Arabic. Opens with blessings for the addressee, then mentions capital (of a partnership?) and wool (ṣūf). (Information in part from CUDL)

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  14. 10764

    LetterT-S AS 157.182 + T-S AS 157.181

    Letter in Judaeo-Arabic. Mentions silk, 40 dinars, and the mysterious word כצאש twice (once followed by "ghalīẓ"). (Information in part from CUDL)

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  15. 10765

    LetterT-S AS 150.124

    Letter fragment in Judaeo-Arabic. Somewhat idiosyncratic handwriting, without much space in between the words. Mentions: Ibn ʿAṭiyya; possibly customs taxes (maks); someone drinking with his …

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  16. 10766

    LetterT-S AS 146.293

    Recto: letter (only formulae are preserved) in Aramaic and Judaeo-Arabic. Verso: epistolary formulae in a different hand, in Judaeo-Arabic and Hebrew. (Information from CUDL)

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  17. 10767

    LetterT-S AS 152.80

    Informal note addressed to al-Shaykh al-Sadīd. In Judaeo-Arabic. The sender reminds him that he owes the sender 40 dirhams and should repay the money before …

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  18. 10768

    LetterT-S AS 147.126

    Fragment of a letter addressed to "the leader" (al-rayyis al-fāḍil al-ḥakham al-ajall). In Judaeo-Arabic. Cursive sephardi handwriting. (Information in part from CUDL)

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  19. 10769

    LetterT-S AS 147.82

    Business letter. In Judaeo-Arabic. Dating: Likely 11th century. Mentions al-khalīj; Ibn ʿAntar; sūsī; גוש (=al-Jīsh?); the Muslim traders; various commodities (including אלקפאן?) and information about …

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  20. 10770

    LetterT-S AS 151.161

    Personal letter to the writer’s father. In Judaeo-Arabic. Fragment (upper half only). Same sender as many other letters, such as T-S 10J7.3, T-S 13J21.13, and …

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  21. 10771

    LetterT-S AS 160.297

    Letter in the handwriting of Abū Sahl Levi (d. 1211), in Fustat, to his son Moshe b. Levi ha-Levi (d. 1212), in Qalyūb. In Judaeo-Arabic. …

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  22. 10772

    LetterT-S NS 304.14

    Verso: opening lines of an Hebrew letter addressed to a dignitary written in a different hand from recto. There is also one line of Arabic …

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  23. 10773

    LetterT-S AS 179.160

    Fragment of a letter to a dignitary in Arabic script. The beginnings of ~6 lines are preserved. Refers to Tāj al-Dawla the son of Abū …

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  24. 10774

    LetterT-S AS 151.167

    End of a mercantile letter in Judaeo-Arabic. Mentions silk, what the sender would have done if he'd known something, lāsīn silk, and a merchant or …

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  25. 10775

    LetterT-S AS 160.273

    Letter from the office of one of the later Maimonidean Nagids. There is an 'emet' header and the letter addresses itself to "the community" (al-jamāʿa). …

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  26. 10776

    LetterT-S 8J33.6

    Letter from Ṭoviyya b. ʿEli to Elʿazar b. Yosef, the brother of "the great rabbi" Seʿadʾel b. Yosef. In Judaeo-Arabic with some Hebrew. Fragment (upper …

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  27. 10777

    LetterT-S AS 146.170

    Business letter from Elʿazar b. Yosef. Mentions Ibn al-Ḥusayn and various transactions. Greetings to 'our father' (and?) Yosef in the margin. (Information from CUDL)

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  28. 10778

    LetterT-S AS 151.51

    Letter fragment in Arabic script. Some phrases: "together with the Rayyis ʿAllūn(?)... if it arrives safely... together with Sayyid al-Ahl b. al-[...]." On verso there …

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  29. 10779

    LetterT-S K25.240.15 + T-S K25.240.50

    Recto: Two fragments of a letter in Judaeo-Arabic. Likely sent to Avraham Maimonides. Contains a tantalizing glimpse of drama: "'I said to her, 'I heard …

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  30. 10780

    LetterT-S AS 147.96

    End of a letter in Hebrew and Judaeo-Arabic. Giving business instructions followed by greetings to the addressee's son Ghālib, Binyamin Peʾer ha-Qahal, Shemarya, the cantor …

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  31. 10781

    LetterT-S AS 152.8

    Recto: Bottom of a letter in Judaeo-Arabic. The sender asks how the capitation tax (al-jāliya) promises to be this coming year. The sender seems to …

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  32. 10782

    LetterT-S AS 148.68

    Part of a letter in Arabic script. Concerning money, in which the writer explains his reasons for approaching the addressee. (Information from CUDL.) Or rather …

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  33. 10783

    LetterT-S AS 152.161

    Letter in Judaeo-Arabic. Mentions collaterals (ruhūnāt) left with somebody; Abū ʿAlī; the addressee's wife; payments in installments. The addressee is asked to respond because "your …

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  34. 10784

    LetterT-S Ar.39.366

    Letter in Arabic script. Dating: Perhaps Mamluk-era based on format. Opens with greetings to various people including Umm Muḥammad and 'al-ḥājja al-dādā'(?). In the margin …

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  35. 10785

    LetterENA 3906.7

    Business letter from a certain Manṣūr. In Arabic script. Giving detailed instructions about modest sums of money. On verso and in the upper margin, accounts …

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  36. 10786

    LetterENA NS 83.395

    Address of a letter to the judge Eliyahhu b. Zekharya. In Arabic script with רבי אליה in Hebrew script. None of the letter is preserved.

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  37. 10787

    LetterT-S Ar.39.316

    Letter in Arabic script. Fragment (lower right corner). Dating: May be 11th century based on handwriting and formulae. Greetings to Abū l-Riḍā al-Naḥḥās(?) and Abū …

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  38. 10788

    LetterT-S 6J5.3

    Recto: Lower part of a letter in Judaeo-Arabic. The sender heard that his brother Yosef died in India, and he asks the addressee to enquire …

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  39. 10789

    LetterT-S AS 161.235

    Letter fragment in Judaeo-Arabic. Very faded. On verso, "I your father greet you..." (Information in part from CUDL)

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  40. 10790

    LetterT-S AS 173.300

    Small fragment of a letter in Judaeo-Arabic. Mentions someone or something "carried" and "placed in the house."

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  41. 10791

    LetterT-S AS 179.140

    Letter, probably. In Arabic script.

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  42. 10792

    LetterT-S AS 161.143

    Fragment of a letter in Judaeo-Arabic. Late.

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  43. 10793

    LetterT-S K25.240.40

    Recto: Letter addressed to Avraham Maimonides. Probably a letter of recommendation on behalf of the bearer. Not much is preserved beyond the titles and blessings.

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  44. 10794

    LetterT-S K25.240.38

    Recto: Letter fragment from Yehuda b. Ṭoviyya ha-Kohen, in Bilbays, to Avraham Maimonides, in Fustat. Only the tarjama with Yehuda's name is preserved.

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  45. 10795

    LetterENA NS 58.22

    Recto: Two lines from an official letter. In Arabic script. Verso: Medical prescription in Arabic script.

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  46. 10796

    LetterT-S K25.240.33

    Recto: Letter fragment from Yehuda b. Ṭoviyya ha-Kohen to Avraham Maimonides.

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  47. 10797

    LetterT-S K25.240.32

    Recto: Letter fragment in Arabic script. "... that it is correct. As for... that it is correct. And when..."

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  48. 10798

    LetterT-S Ar.42.131

    Draft of a letter/petition in Arabic script appealing for help from "mawlāy al-rayyis" on behalf of a "cut-off woman" (mara munqaṭiʿa) whose husband left her …

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  49. 10799

    LetterT-S K25.240.30

    Recto: Letter fragment in Judaeo-Arabic. Probably addressed to Avraham Maimonides. Not much of the content is preserved.

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  50. 10800

    LetterJRL SERIES AF 12

    Letter from Ezra Shelomo Bekhor(?). Sent to Fustat/Cairo. In Hebrew. Dated: Rahamim (Av) 5572 AM = July/August 1812 CE.

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