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    Legal documentT-S 12.39 + BL OR 5566D.22

    Engagement agreement between the widow Rashīda b. Yiṣḥaq b. She'erit and the widower Yiṣḥaq b. Moshe, Minyat Ghamr, Tishrei 1315 CE, under the reshut of …

    ‏ כ[תא]ב[י אלי]ך יא מולאי וסיידי ואלעזיז ‎ 1
    ‏ עלי אטא…

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    Legal documentCUL Or.1080 J208

    Beginnings of a court record, Fustat, 1378.


    ‎ULC Or 1080 J. 208, ed. Ashtor, Mamluks, Vol.3, p.88 (Doc. #51),Beginnings of a Court Record, Fustat, 1378 Z.F. 12-15-89 (p)
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    Legal documentT-S 12.406

    First 7 lines of a legal document from [Minyat?] Bani Jawad, dated the 25th of Heshvan, 1316 CE (1628 Seleucid), under the reshut of Avraham …

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    List or tableBodl. MS heb. c 13/4

    Accounts in Judaeo-Arabic, at least partially for rental income, including for the year 1337/8 CE (1649 Seleucid).

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    LetterBL OR 10578C.46

    Informal note. Possibly in the hand of the clerk of Yehoshua Maimonides. An order for various food items and materia medica, with the amounts listed, …

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    LetterT-S 6J6.21

    Letter from the chancellery of the Nagid Yehoshuaʿ Maimonides (d. 1355) concerning a needy orphan. The first line is in Arabic characters, characteristic of letters …

    ‏ בסם [אלרחים] ‎ 1
    ‏ הנה אל ישועתי וכול ‎ 2
    ‏ אלחזן אלש פרג אללה שצ יעלם [ אן ‎ 3
    ‏ חאמלהא אליתום מוסי ותסל…

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    LetterT-S 8J23.4

    Letter from the office of Yehoshuaʿ Nagid (d. 1355) to the community of Fustat asking them to arrange a charitable collection (Information from Goitein, Tarbiz …

    ‏ <<Arabic [בסם אלרחים] Arabic>> ‎ 1
    ‏ הנה אל ישועתי וכול ‎ 2
    ‏ אלגמאעה אלכרימה אלמקימ[ין ‎ 3
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    LetterT-S K15.18

    Pledges for charity on Sabbath lekh lekha of the year 1647, the third week of the Jewish liturgical year, falling in October 1335 (Goitein). The …

    ‏ שבת לך לך אסמו ללפ[קרא] ‎ 1
    ‏ הד' מר ור שמואל הדיין הכה[ן ‎…

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    LetterENA 2958.2

    Letter fragment in the hand of the clerk of Yehoshua Maimonides. An instruction to a cantor to warn a woman that her husband had submitted …

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    LetterT-S 12.608

    Letter from the office of Yehoshua Maimonides (d. 1355) warning against a traveling preacher, popular in the community, who "speaks of secrets whose meanings he …

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    Legal documentT-S Ar.40.29

    Legal document in Arabic script, dated Ṣafar 1334 CE (735 Hijri). Sitt al-ʿAdā confirms to have received from [...] b. Samaw'il b. Rashīd b. Abū …

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    LetterPER H 129

    Letter by Yehoshua Maimonides to a physician known as al-Muhadhdhab, dated Heshvan 1646 (=1334 CE), from Cairo to another city. The letter has to do …

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    LetterT-S NS J456

    Letter with greetings for the holidays, likely in the hand of the clerk of Yehoshua Maimonides. There appears to be a genealogy in a different …

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    LetterT-S NS 321.103

    Strong censure from the office of Yehoshua Maimonides that the addressee had left a guest recommended by him without food on Friday and Shabbat and, …

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    List or tableT-S NS J130

    Accounts, it seems a list of loans granted by a broker of the 14th century. Information from Goitein's note card.

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    LetterENA 4046.6

    Petition in Judaeo-Arabic to the Nagid. Mentioning real estate and rent. The handwriting is likely that of the clerk of Yehoshua Maimonides.

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    LetterT-S AS 158.62

    Fragment of a letter from the office of Yehoshua Maimonides, possibly a recommendation for Yosef al-Ṣabbān (the soap boiler).

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    Legal documentT-S NS 321.97

    Legal document likely in the hand of the clerk of Yehoshua Maimonides. Needs further examination.

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    LetterT-S NS 324.11

    Letter in the hand of the clerk of Yehoshua Maimonides, it seems conveying greetings for the holidays.

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    Legal documentMoss. V,387

    Partnership agreement, likely in the hand of the clerk of Yehoshua Maimonides, involving a certain [...] b. Sulaymān known as al-Ashyāfī (seller of ophthalmics) and …

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    LetterMoss. VII,176

    Letter to Yehoshua Maimonides (1310–55) reminding him of somebody who was excommunicated when his father Avraham II Maimonides (1245–1313) was Nagid. The letter is rather …

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    LetterT-S NS J290

    Fragment of a letter in the hand of the clerk of Yehoshua Maimonides including the following bitter statement: "What is the reason of this? Don't …

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    LetterBL OR 5544.2

    Letter of recommendation from the office of Yehoshua Mamonides, to be read in the synagogue, on behalf of an elderly, poor man Yiṣḥaq who wishes …

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    List or tableCUL Or.1081 1.36

    Account, listing names, commodities, and quantities. Probably 14th century or later (among other reasons, since "son of" is written with a nun sofit).

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    Legal documentCUL Or.1081 1.39

    Legal document, draft of the opening, giving only the (difficult-to-read) date. At the top is named Abdallāh the son of the brother of the Nagid …

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    LetterT-S 8K13.7

    Letter of recommendation for a poor man with a family from the office of Yehoshua Maimonides.

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    LetterT-S Misc.28.64

    Letter from the office of Yehoshua Maimonides to a certain Avraham ha-Sar (likely the same addressee as in T-S 8J40.2) regarding an excommunication. Muslim courts …

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    LetterT-S NS J146

    An urgent summons to appear before the court from the office of Yehoshua Maimonides.

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    LetterT-S NS J336

    The beginning of a letter of recommendation from the office of Yehoshua Maimonides, for a man named Eliyyahu "who has no tongue [in Arabic] or …

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    LetterT-S 13J28.13

    Letter from the office of Yehoshua Maimonides regarding a collection (jibaya), ordering that the addressee's 'wife' (bayt) and the wife of the beadle Sulayman collect …

    ‏ אל[ג]באיה ויגתהד פיהא ויחלצהא ‎ 1
    ‏ …

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    Legal documentYevr.-Arab. II 1367

    Deed of lease. Location: Cairo. Dated: Monday, 27 Tammuz 1613 Seleucid = Shawwāl 701 AH, which is June 1302 CE. The elders of the Qaraite …

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    Legal documentMoss. V,8

    Marriage contract from the year 1301 A.D., under the authority of Avraham Nagid. Bridegroom: Jephthah b. Avraham.


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    ‏ בתלאתא בשבא דהוא תלאת עשר ‎ 1
    ‏ לירח תשרי דשנת אלפא ושית מאה ‎ 2
    ‏ ותלאת עשר שנין לשטרות …

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    LetterT-S K25.190

    Letter from the office of Yehoshua the Nagid (d. 1355), a grandson of a grandson of the Rambam, to the Jerusalemite synagogues concerning an erection …


    ‎TS Box K 25, f. 190, ed. S. D. Goitein, "The synagouge building and its furnishing according to the records of the Cairo Geniza", Eretz Is…

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    Legal documentT-S NS J201

    Settlement between a husband and his wife, Fustat, 1334.


    ‎TS NS J 201, ed. Ashtor, Mamluks, Vol.3, p.80 (Doc.#46), A settlementbetween a husbant and his wife, Fustat, 1334 Z.F. 12-12-89 (p)
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    Legal documentT-S 13J17.13

    Marriage contract containing details of a dowry and written at the time of the Nagid ʿAmram (1378-1383). The name Avraham is preserved. (Information from Goitein's …

    ‏ ה[ . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ‎ 1
    ‏ רשותיה דאדוננו נגידנו הודנו והד[ר] . . . . . . . . .…

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    LetterT-S 8J40.2

    Fragmentary letter from the office of Yehoshua Maimonides to a certain Avraham, concerning the affairs of a man, his wife, and a young boy, and …

    ‏ הדרת החכם הנכבד . . . . . . . . [ . . . . . . ‎ 1
    ‏ ורבנו אברהם עטרת החכמים [ . . . . . . . ‎ 2
    ‏ …

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    LetterT-S 16.296

    The Nagid R. Yehoshuaʿ warns against disqualified kosher butchers. Middle of the 14th century.

    ‏ יברכם ‎ 1
    ‏ [אלמקי]מין במצר ‎ 2
    ‏ [נא]צר אלגואלי ביחרק ‎ …

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    Legal documentT-S 12.573

    Document concerning the sale of the part of a house owned by a young woman named ‘Shams.’ The names of her father, uncle, grandfather, and …

    ‏ למא כאן בתאריך [יום אלא]תנין אל....[מ]רחשון שנת אלפא ‎ 1
    ‏ ושית מאה ותשעין שנין לשטרות למניינא [דרגיל]נא לממני ביה הכא ‎ 2
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    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 …

    ‏ בסם אלרחים ‎ 1
    ‏ הנה אל ישועתי וכולי ‎ 2
    ‏ גמאעה אלזקנים ברוכים יהיו יעלמו ‎…

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    Legal documentBodl. MS heb. d 66/140

    Testimony in the Jerusalemite synagogue regarding an estate of a Maghribi pilgrim to the Holy Land. Dated: Av 1652 Seleucid, which is July 1341. (Information …

    ‏ זכרון עדות ‎ 1
    ‏ למא כאן יום אלארבעה ראבע חדש אב ‎ 2
    ‏ יהל שנת אתרנב לשטרות אנן חתומי מטה חצ…

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    LetterT-S 8J9.15

    Letter of recommendation from the office of Yehoshua Maimonides to be read in "the two synagogues," to help an old man named Yeshuʿa to travel …

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    ‏ ישועה ‎ 2
    ‏ אלגמאעה אלכרימה אלמקימין ‎ 3
    ‏ במצר יברכם צורם אנס…

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    Legal documentENA NS 17.16

    Deathbed declaration dated Tevet 1665 / December 1353, in which Yehuda b. Hananya assigns to his wife, Wazira daughter of the elder called al-Udi, the …

    ‏ זכרון עדות ‎ 1
    ‏ בתאריך יום אלאתנין אלכז מ…

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    LetterT-S 8J17.13

    Letter, possibly from the office of Yehoshua Maimonides, in which the nagid asks the community in Fustat to take up a charity collection for a …

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    ‏ אלגמאעה אלכרימה אלמקימין במצר יברכם ‎ …

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    LetterT-S 8J17.30

    Official letter from either the office of Yehoshuaʿ Maimonides (r. 1310–55) or his father Avraham II Maimonides (r. 1300–13). (Goitein favors the latter, even though …

    ‏ ותכלי ביתך ובית אלשמש סלימאן יגבו ‎ 1
    ‏ מן אלנשים וכדלך אלגבאיה מא יגביה ‎ 2
    ‏ אלא אנת ותגתהד פיהא ומהמא ת ‎ 3
    ‏ מן אלגמיע תכליה ענדך …

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    LetterENA 2559.11

    Letter from the office of Yehoshuaʿ Nagid (d. 1355) seeking to bring peace to the community and also urging them to be charitable and especially …

    ‏ הנה אל ישועתי וכול ‎ 1
    ‏ אלגמאעה אלכרימה אלמקימין במצר ‎ 2
    ‏ י]ברכם צורם אנס' יעלמו אן קד וצל ‎ 3
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    LetterT-S NS 31.7

    Letter from the office of the Nagid Yehoshuaʿ Maimonides (d. 1355) in which the cantor Faraj Allāh is ordered to arrange a collection for a …

    ‏ <Arabic>בסם אלרחים </Arabic> ‎ 1
    ‏ הנה אל ישועתי וכול ‎ 2
    ‏ אלחזן אלשיך פרג אללה שצ יעלם ‎ 3
    ‏ באנך(!) תתוצא בחאמלה אלשי…

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    LetterENA 3796.12

    Letter from the office of Yehoshua Maimonides (d. 1355) to Fustat against improper competition in the making of cheese. Information from Goitein's index card.

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    Legal documentT-S 18J5.10a

    Part of a Karaite deed of betrothal for Khalaf b. Maḥfūẓ (groom-to-be) and Ama al-Qādar bat Ephraim b. Manṣūr b. Furāt (bride-to-be). Dated Thursday, 17th …

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    LetterT-S NS J258

    Letter of recommendation from the office of Yehoshua Maimonides for the bearer who is named Moshe. See Moss. II,177 for another version of the letter, …

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    LetterT-S 8J17.12

    Stern letter from the office of Yehoshuaʿ Maimonides, requesting the addressee’s quick appearance together with money he owes. An Arabic basmala (or perhaps authentication mark, …

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