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  1. 10801

    LetterHUC 13

    Family and business letter in Hebrew and Judaeo-Arabic. Probably late and related to the Kurdistani material in the rest of the HUC collection. Needs examination. …

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  2. 10802

    LetterHUC 1108

    Letter from the ḥakham Shimʿon Duga, of ʿImādiya, to a certain Yosef, who is about to come to ʿImādiya to qualify himself as a shoḥeṭ. …

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  3. 10803

    LetterHUC 1114

    Letter from Shimʿon b. Binyamin to a number of communal leaders in the city of גלא (somewhere in Kurdistan?). Concerning the qualifications of Moshe b. …

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  4. 10804

    LetterHUC 1110

    Letter of recommendation for the bearer, Ḥayyim Kalev of Amadiya. Needs further examination.

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  5. 10805

    LetterHUC 24

    Fragment from the end of a family letter (at least in part) in Judaeo-Arabic. Neḥemya greets the paternal uncle Elʿazar and Efrayim. Also mentions various …

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  6. 10806

    LetterT-S AS 154.376

    Letter, first lines in a different hand, mentioning Abū Zakarīyā, Abū ʿImrān, Abū l-Ṭayyib, Saʿd b. Farrāj, Abū l-Faḍl b. ʿAlī, ʿAbdallah b. Yumr (?), …

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  7. 10807

    LetterT-S Ar.39.222

    Letter/report, concerning a legal matter regarding occupancy/tenancy (sakn). The beginnings of five lines are preserved. Mentions someone named Ibrāhīm b. Maḥbūb al-Muhandis in l. 3, …

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  8. 10808

    LetterT-S AS 146.190

    Verso: Note in Arabic script to someone addressed as al-Shaykh al-Muwaffaq. Mentions the bearer ʿImrān, two houses (ʿan al-dārayn al-mukhtaṣṣa bi-[...]), Masjid al-Qubba (a mosque …

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  9. 10809

    LetterT-S AS 150.133

    Fragment of a letter mentioning the elder Manṣūr. Dating: Probably 13th or 14th century, based on hand and typical abbreviations (mam[lūk], makh[dūm], sh[aykh]). (Information in …

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  10. 10810

    LetterT-S AS 147.129

    Letter to Yeshuʿa the judge. Dating: likely 12th or 13th century. (Information in part from CUDL)

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  11. 10811

    LetterJRL SERIES AF 53

    Correspondence of Moshe Gaster. There is a set of learned queries from Israel Isbitsky, 23 Lucas St, Commercial Rd, dated 1908 CE. There is a …

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  12. 10812

    LetterENA 2575.7 + ENA 2575.8

    Letter reporting the sinking of a ship in the Red Sea, dating probably from the 14th century or later based on the mention of the …

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  13. 10813

    LetterT-S Ar.39.490

    Letter addressed to Abū l-Mufaḍḍal, in Alexandria. Fragment (left side of recto). In Arabic script, in an eloquent style. Dating: Likely 12th or 13th century. …

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  14. 10814

    LetterT-S AS 161.186

    Business letter, referring to the purchase of commodities and their prices, e.g. almonds and top quality Qifṭī sugar, mentioning Yaʿaqov b. Khallūf. (Information from CUDL)

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  15. 10815

    LetterT-S AS 168.289

    Fragment of a letter in Judaeo-Arabic, maybe mercantile. Mentions Sar ha-Sarim; a burniyya (a kind of vessel); 'our master' (adonenu); a paste (maʿjūn); Ibrāhīm al-[...]; …

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  16. 10816

    LetterT-S AS 168.197

    Business letter in Judaeo-Arabic. Fragment (lower right corner). Handwriting of Yefet b. Menashshe. Refers to ships coming and going.

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  17. 10817

    LetterBodl. MS heb. c 64/1

    Letter from Eliezer Zussman, in Jerusalem, to his son Avigdor. In Hebrew. It has an unusual form for a letter: there are no greetings and …

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  18. 10818

    LetterBodl. MS heb. c 64/10

    Letter in Hebrew dated 1778/79 CE (539 = ותקוה טובה) from the Jewish community of Jerusalem to the Jewish community of Pisa begging for financial …

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  19. 10819

    LetterJRL SERIES B 3890

    Recto: Letter fragment in Judaeo-Arabic. Mentions an agent, ships, and oil. Verso: Calendrical fragment? Gives the date of Rosh Hashana 1363 Seleucid = 4812 AM …

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  20. 10820

    LetterJRL SERIES B 5246

    Letter fragment in Judaeo-Arabic. Not much of the content remains. Probably from the circle of 13th century Mosul Nasis.

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  21. 10821

    LetterENA 2805.20

    Verso (original use): Letter in Arabic script. Faded and damaged. Begins, "lammā kāna fī hādhihi al-[...]...." Mentions the police (...min al-shurṭa...). Needs further examination for …

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  22. 10822

    LetterJRL SERIES B 6105

    Letter fragment in Judaeo-Arabic. Concerning a legal case. Mentions a sheṭar matana and witnesses: פי מא כתב . . . שצ תכריקהם . . . …

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  23. 10823

    LetterT-S AS 145.55

    Recto: Letter from Abū Sahl Levi to his son Moshe b. Levi ha-Levi. He has sent: parchments (ruqūq), scissors (miqaṣṣ), a belt (zunnār), a razor …

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  24. 10824

    LetterT-S S 157.68 + T-S AS 157.67

    Letter, probably, though the layout is literary. Might be a literary text conveying the text of a letter. The addressee is Yaʿqūb ("yā muʿallim Yaʿqūb"). …

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  25. 10825

    LetterJRL SERIES B 3574

    Small fragment of a Judaeo-Arabic letter, probably mercantile, including the phrase "I sent it to Qayrawan"; an item of a specific color; and perhaps someone …

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  26. 10826

    LetterJRL SERIES B 6155

    Letter fragment in Hebrew and Judaeo-Arabic. Dating: looks late, probably no earlier than 14th century. Mentions al-muʿallim Yaʿaqov several times; an epidemic (המגפה); and money.

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  27. 10827

    LetterT-S 10J11.21

    Letter from the cantor Ḥalfon b. David (aka Khalaf al-Lādhiqī), in Jerusalem, to the elders (sādatī wa-mawālayya jamāʿat al-shuyūkh al-miṣriyyīn), in Fusṭāṭ. In Judaeo-Arabic, in …

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  28. 10828

    LetterT-S NS 226.188 + T-S AS 148.48

    Letter from ʿEli b. Hillel ha-Kohen to Berakhot b. Aharon. In Judaeo-Arabic. With a rudimentary hand and spellings. Mentions: 'al-rayyis'; how the sender's sister went …

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  29. 10829

    LetterMoss. II,193

    Verso: Letter in Arabic script. Missing only the first couple lines. The writer mentions exchanges of goods (ll.2–3); he has sent a dinar for someone's …

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  30. 10830

    LetterT-S AS 152.125

    Recto: Possibly a letter fragment. There are three different sizes of writing, in Hebrew and Judaeo-Arabic. Refers to a scholar ('ha-gadol ba-talmud') and the year …

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  31. 10831

    LetterT-S AS 145.117

    A pair of business letters in Judaeo-Arabic. Dating: Late, likely 15th–18th century. Recto, with the address on verso: letter to Binyamin b. Qalyūsa (?) al-Ghazzāwī …

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  32. 10832

    LetterT-S AS 145.42

    Recto and verso are two versions of a similar letter concerning the same issues, recto in Arabic and verso in Judaeo-Persian (with occasional Arabic). Dating: …

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  33. 10833

    LetterENA NS 38.11

    Letter fragment "in the handwriting of Natan ha-Kohen b. Mevorakh (the grandson), written in his name and that of Yeshuʿa b. Yefet; his son Mevorakh …

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  34. 10834

    LetterT-S 12.407

    Letter fragment. Only a small part of the first few lines of recto are preserved—addressing Sayyidnā al-Rayyis al-Ajall Ra's al-Kull (Rosh Kallah)—along with 4 full …

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  35. 10835

    LetterT-S AS 145.368 + T-S AS 145.369

    Letter in the handwriting of Yefet b. David. In Judaeo-Arabic. Addressed to "the Raʾīs." Dated: 13 Adar I (no year). He says that "we attended …

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  36. 10836

    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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  37. 10837

    LetterENA NS I.67

    Letter in Judaeo-Arabic. Dating: probably 11th century. Consisting almost entirely of instructions for commodities the sender wants the addressee to buy for him, with a …

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  38. 10838

    LetterENA 3903.5

    Business letter. Probably from Aḥmad b. ʿAbd al-Karīm al-Maghribī al-Tūnisī (upper right of recto). In Arabic script, in an experienced hand. Dating: Possibly Mamluk-era. On …

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  39. 10839

    LetterYevr.-Arab. II 1391

    Letter from Moshe ha-Levi to a group of unknown individuals. In Judaeo-Arabic. Dated: Thursday, 8 Elul 1743 (אתרקמג) Seleucid = 6 August 1432 CE. The …

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  40. 10840

    LetterENA NS 8.27

    Letter in Judaeo-Arabic. Fragmentary (horizontal strip cut from the middle section). Concerning the sender's efforts to 'liberate' an estate/inheritance from the diwan and the ingratitude …

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  41. 10841

    LetterT-S AS 152.279

    Recto: letter. Verso: part of a note or short letter. (Information from CUDL)

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  42. 10842

    LetterT-S NS 226.3

    Letter in Judaeo-Arabic. Appears to be from Natan b. Shemuel to [Abū l-Ḥa]san b. Rabbenu Shemuel. Mentions the capitation tax several times. Mentions al-Maḥalla, but …

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  43. 10843

    LetterT-S AS 150.35

    Mercantile letter in Judaeo-Arabic. Refers to 40 parchments; a group of merchants from Barqa (qawm Barqiyyīn); the arrival from the addressee's location of "the dogs" …

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  44. 10844

    LetterT-S AS 48.61

    Letter fragment, probably. In Judaeo-Arabic. In the hand of Moshe b. Levi ha-Levi (d. 1212 CE). On recto there is Leviticus 4:12, 14 (Hebrew). These …

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  45. 10845

    LetterT-S AS 151.185

    Letter to a son. In Judaeo-Arabic. Rudimentary hand and spelling. At one point the number nine is written both as a word (תשע = تسع) …

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  46. 10846

    LetterJRL Gaster heb. ms 1636/8 + JRL Gaster heb. ms 1636/9

    Letter of recommendation. In Hebrew. Location: Tunis. Dated: 5610 AM, which is 1849/50 CE. On behalf of Yiṣḥaq Yosef b. Shemarya. The Portuguese Congregation of …

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  47. 10847

    LetterT-S 6J6.19

    Letter from Makhlūf b. ʿIwāḍ the judge, maybe somewhere in Ifrīqiyya, to his brother Ṣedaqa b. ʿIwāḍ the judge, in Fustat. In Judaeo-Arabic, with some …

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  48. 10848

    LetterT-S NS J373

    Letter addressed to Elʿazar he-Ḥasid. In Judaeo-Arabic. Dating: Probably 13th century. The substance of the letter begins in l. 15 (wa-siwā dhālika...) after a long …

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  49. 10849

    LetterT-S AS 149.82

    Note addressed to al-Neʾeman reporting on the "red brick" (tūb aḥmar, cf. T-S NS 297.252). Mentions 29 manns, possibly 300 dinars, and the bricklayers (al-ṭawwābīn). …

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  50. 10850

    LetterENA 3099.6

    Family/business letter in Judaeo-Arabic. Rudimentary hand and spellings. Opens with discussing various transactions and orders, including for a kind of sugar (sukkar murammal), myrtle (marsīn), …

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