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    LetterENA 1822a.54

    Letter in which the writer asks the recipient to deliver the bearer of the letter fifty dirhams worth of black silk, since the writer is …

    ‏ רקעתי אלי מולאי וסיידי אטאל אללה ‎ 1
    ‏ בקאה ואדאם עזה ומא אעלם חצרתה ‎ 2
    ‏ סאעת וקופה עלי רקעתי יתפצל עלי ‎ …

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    Legal documentT-S 8J9.17

    I. Sale of 1/12 of a house containing two connected apartments and four silk workers shops. 1160. II. Note concerning claims on trousseau items between …

    ‏ ] בן כלף אלקזאז קבץ ותסלם מן אבו אלפצל בן אבו ‎ 1
    ‏ אל[ ] ג דנא' ואבאעה אלקיראטין מן אלסדס מן אלדאר // אלדי כ…

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    LetterT-S 8J7.17

    Letter from Abū l-Najm to Eliyyahu the Judge. In Judaeo-Arabic. Asking him to send the crimson red silk in his possession (al-maftūl wa-l-shaqīq) with a …

    ‏ בשמך רחמ שאכר תפצלה אבו אל ‎ 1
    ‏ מושב אדוננו ורבינו אליה הדיין המגדול ישמריהו צור ‎ 2
    ‏ עולמים אעלם חצרתהא אן אלשוי …

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    Legal documentT-S NS J273

    Summary of a power of attorney. Levi b. Ibrāhīm appointed Abū ʿAlī b. Barukh to obtain for him the implements of a silk weaving workshop …

    ‏ האדא מא וכל לוי בן אברהים לאבו עלי בן ברוך כאן ‎ 1
    ‏ יאכוד אלעדה מן מעאלי בן אלרקוקי אלדי פי דהשור ‎ 2
    ‏ עדת אלקזאזה מנהא אלמטוה וס…

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    LetterT-S Ar.53.32

    Mercantile letter from an unknown sender, possibly in Sicily, to Abū Zikrī Elḥanan b. Ismāʿīl (al-Andalusī). In Judaeo-Arabic. Fragment (vertical piece from the middle). Dating: …

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    Legal documentT-S AS 209.327

    A legal deed regarding division of money between partners involved in the silk industry. AA

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    LetterT-S 8J19.22

    Letter concerning business affairs (cloth trade) in which the writer mentions the city of Damietta, and silk for Abu al-Mufaddal. EMS

    ‏ חאלה ומא גרי עליה ואנה לם [ ‎ 1
    ‏ אלצמנא עלי בקיה כאנת להם ענדה [ ] ע אלתי ‎ …

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    Legal documentT-S 13J1.22

    Court archive describing a working woman (an unraveler of silk) from Tyre, Lebanon who possessed a house and was able to pay a bill of …

    ‏ חצר אלי מושב בית דין הגדול ירום הודו ויגדל כבודו כלף בן נתן בן שבת נע וסאל ‎ 1
    ‏ אן יכשף שימוש לה מתבות…

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    Legal documentT-S 13J4.11

    Deed of compensation in the handwriting of Emanuel b. Yehiel concerning Sulayman ha-Kohent b. Efrayim, who engaged in dyeing silk with turquoise blue. Also mentions …

    ‏ נקול נחן אלשהוך אלואצעין כטוטנא אכר הדא אלמסטור אך למא כאן פי אליום ‎ 1
    ‏ אלתאלת ואלעשרין מן שהר כסלין דשנת אלפא וחמש מאה ושתין ו…

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    LetterT-S Ar.54.76

    Letter(s). The first 9 lines are in Arabic script (the hand is practiced), followed by 9 lines in Judaeo-Arabic (the hand is crude). It may …

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    List or tableT-S Misc.10.80

    Accounts in Hebrew, mentioning silk and olives among other goods.

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    List or tableJRL SERIES C 26

    Accounts in Judaeo-Arabic dated as [Dhu] al-Qa'da 1013AH which is 1605CE. The date appears in the first line of the recto in a somewhat uncommon …

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    LetterT-S Misc.27.4.e

    Recto: Family letter in Judaeo-Arabic. Rudimentary handwriting and spellings. The sender reports that they have dyed the silk. The addressee shouldn't stay away any longer. …

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    LetterAIU VII.E.64

    Letter from David ben Naʿim to Moshe ben Naʿim, in Alexandria. In Judaeo-Arabic. Dated: 27 Tishrei 5585 AM, which is 1824 CE. Discusses various business …

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    LetterT-S 8J40.6

    Business letter discussing a problem with a consignment of silk and requesting the purchase of linen (ghazal). There are also two lines of Arabic script …

    ‏ בר ‎ 1
    ‏ אטאל אללה בקא חצרה מולאי אלשיך אבו סעד ‎ 2
    ‏ יא מולאי חצר אלחאג גואד וסאלני ‎ 3
    ‏ …

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    List or tableBodl. MS heb. d 66/59

    Detailed commercial accounts for the year 1526/1215 of a silk merchant who served also as Parnas. His business correspondent was charged with collecting a yearly …


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    ‏ אנפצלת נפקה ר שלמה שצ מן אברהם ‎ 1
    ‏ ואלד יוסף ואעתזל כל ואחד מנהמא בעיאלה ‎ 2
    ‏ ען צאחבה מן תאריך י…

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    LetterT-S 8J13.12

    Letter from Abu Mansur al-Kohen b. Yefet ha-Kohen Abu Qasasa with orders for ‘mahmuda’ (scammony plant) and camphor. (Information from Goitein's index cards) EMS On …

    ‏ רקעתי אליך יאכי וסידי ואלעזיז עלי אטאל אללה ‎ 1
    ‏ בקאך ואדאם עזך ותאיידך וסעאדתך ומן …

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    LetterT-S 8J15.19

    Lower part of a letter, following a complete letter. The writer, in Damira, sends 18 dirhams because the recipient, a relative in Fustat, had sold …

    ‏ וקד סייר לבין ידיה יח דרהם אלדי כאנת ענד ‎ 1
    ‏ ממלוכה יתסלמהא ויסלם אלכתאב למוצלה…

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    LetterBL OR 5563C.19

    Letter from Efrayim b. Ismaʿīl al-Jawharī (Alexandria) to Yosef b. Yaʿaqov b. ʿAwkal (Fustat). Provides information about goods, mainly fabrics, that came from the Maghreb …

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    LetterBL OR 5566B.20

    Letter from Nissim b. Ḥalfon to Nahray b. Nissim (Fustat), ca. 1055, sent as an addendum to an earlier letter, which has not been identified. …

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    LetterENA 2805.20

    Fragment of a letter from Nahray b. Nissim, Alexandria. Mentions silk and business concerning dresses. The addressee is unknown although it seems his father’s name …

    ‏ כתאבי יאסידי ומולאי אטאל אללה בקאך [ואדאם עזך ותאיידך ‎ 1
    ‏ ונעמתך מן אסכנדריה לח" כלון מן אדר כת[מה אללה עליך…

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    LetterT-S NS 324.138a

    Letter fragment from Barhūn b. Mūsā al-Tāhirtī. Mentions details about money exchange and shipments of pepper and silk to and from Palermo. (Information from Gil, …

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    LetterPER H 34

    Recto and verso: Letter. One of the small handful of Judaeo-Arabic papyri. Labeled "papyrus II" in the classification of Blau and Hopkins. Dating: Probably 9th …

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    LetterENA 1157.19

    Business letter from a Maghribī merchant. Addressed to Yosef b. Yaʿaqov and Hilāl (or at least these names appear in the address) In Judaeo-Arabic, with …

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    List or tableT-S AS 146.220

    Accounts, mentioning different quantities of silk and sums of money, and the name […] b. Isaac. (Information from CUDL)

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    List or tableT-S AS 148.64

    Accounts, mentioning names such as Abū l-Faḍl and Sitt Abū l-Surūr and commodities such as silk. (Information from CUDL)

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    LetterT-S Ar.54.62

    Business letter in Hebrew and Arabic script about the sale of silk, flax, olive oil and other commodities.

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    List or tableF 1908.44N

    Detailed account in Judaeo-Arabic, much of it for expenses entailed in the dyeing of silk.

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    Legal documentAIU VII.D.23

    Ketubba that has been badly damaged yet a portion of the dowry is still visible as "עשר אלף מיידיס כסף..." (10,000+ silver medin). The mention …

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    State documentT-S NS 306.137

    Recto: Bottom of a letter (official letter?) in Arabic script. Verso: Tax receipt issued by ʿArafāt(?) b. al-Naqīb the silk tax farmer (ḍāmin al-ḥarīr) to …

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    LetterENA 3616.12

    Letter from Yiṣḥaq ha-Kohen b. Aharon to Moshe b. Maṣliaḥ. In Judaeo-Arabic. He reports that he has arrived safely after a terrible Nile voyage when …

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    LetterENA 4011.34

    Recto: Legal deed in Arabic script. (Abū l-)Faḍāʾil b. Khalaf al-Yahūdī al-Ḥarīrī, the tax farmer of the silk, has to receive 474 dirhams from Khalaf, …

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    Legal documentBodl. MS heb. a 2/9

    Will of a silk-weaver named Abū l-Faḍl b. Barakāt Ibn al-Maqdisī, dividing his house, workshop, and other belongings to his four sons. In the hand …

    ‏ למא כאן פי יום אלארבעא אלכאמס עשר מחדש כסליו שנת אלפא וחמש מאה ‎ 1
    ‏ לשטרות בפסטאט מצרים דעל נילוס נהרא מותב…

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    Legal documentBodl. MS heb. d 66/17

    Sub-leasing agreement of a tax farm of silk production for the town of Bush and its surroundings, which was worth 3.5 dinars. Dated Tammuz 1458/ …


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    ‏ שהדותא דהות באנפנא אנן שהדי דחתמות ידנא לתתא סוף שטרא דנן כן ‎ 1
    ‏ הוה בחדש תמוז דשנת אלפא וארבע מאה וחמשין ותמניא ש…

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    Legal documentBodl. MS heb. d 66/8

    Sub-leasing agreement written in Damietta in 1106 in which the farmer of the dues from dyeing and selling silk in the district of Damietta sub-leases …


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    ‏ שהדותא דהוה באנפנא אנן שהדי דחתימ[י]ן חתמות ידנא ל[תחת ‎ 1
    ‏ שטרא דא כן הוה חצר אלינא מסאפר בר עלי סט צאמן אלחריר וא…

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    LetterT-S 13J17.1

    Letter from Marduk b. Musa in Alexandria to Nahray b. Nissim in Fustat. (c. July 1048 CE). Marduk expresses outrage as he reports on the …

    ‏ כתאבי לסידי ומולאי אטאל אללה בקאה ואדאם סלאמתה וסעאדתה וציאנתה וכפאיתה ורעאיתה ‎ 1
    ‏ מן אל אסכנדריה יב כלון מן א…

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    LetterENA 3014.3

    Account, private, written by Nahray b. Nissim. Dating: ca. 1061 CE. Nissim b. Ishaq, for whom the account was made, is probably ha-Tahirti. Mentions silk …

    ‏ [וצל ח]סאב רב נסי[ם (בן אסחק זל ותצמן) אן אלדי צחב אל ‎ 1
    ‏ ....מן אלכלטה בקית אלסא....... לה במא אסק[ט ]...... ‎ 2
    ‏ …

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    LetterT-S AS 149.12

    Letter from Yiṣḥaq b. Simha al-Naysaburi, in Alexandria, to 'Ulla ha-Levi b. Yosef, in Fustat. Gil identifies the author of the letter by his handwriting. …

    ‏ ונעמאה ותאידה ותמכינה וכבת ‎ 1
    ‏ אעדאה א…

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    List or tableCUL Or.1080 J119

    Draft of private account of Yosef b. Eli Kohen al-Fasi. Around 1057. Contains details about partnership between the writer and Barhun b. Salah regarding purchase …

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    LetterHalper 405

    Fragment of a business letter from Iṣḥaq b. Aharon Sijilmāssī (Fustat) to Avraham (ʿArūs) b. Yosef (Alexandria), ca. 1080. Iṣḥaq b. Aharon reports about money …

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    List or tableENA 3931.14

    Receipt or bill or account. In Arabic script. May be stating that the writer has received (akhadhtuhā) the sum of 50 dirhams for various textile-related …

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    LetterENA NS 36.19

    Business letter. Dated: 12 Tamuz 5559 AM, which is 15 July 1799 CE. Dealing mainly with shipments of silk. Niether writer nor addressee are named.

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    LetterT-S 8J15.32

    Letter (late, 15th century onwards), in tiny handwriting, dealing with the silk trade. (Information from CUDL)

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    List or tableJRL SERIES A 586

    Accounts related to commerce in silk on a bifolium that is undated yet can be estimated as late-18th to early-19th-century given the presence of Meʾīr …

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    List or tableENA 2715.19 + ENA 2715.20 + ENA 2715.21

    Accounts in Ladino and Hebrew. Western Arabic numerals are in use with one entry on the recto dated 26 Sivan [5]632 or July 2 1872CE. …

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    LetterT-S 10J17.3

    Letter from Moshe b. Levi ha-Levi (active 1190s–1212 CE), in Qalyūb, to a family member in Fustat. Moshe requests a silver mirwad (stick for applying …

    ‏ בעד אלסלאם עליכם ותקביל איאדיכם אשכו ‎ 1
    ‏ אליכם בעץ שוקי אליכם פאללה תע לא יכליני ‎ 2
    ‏ מנכם למען …

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    LetterT-S 20.71

    Letter from Yosef b. Musa al-Tahirti from Mahdiyya, to Nahray b. Nissim, Fustat. Around 1058. Mentions several goods including silk, copper, and seashells. Mentions family …


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    ‏ כתאבי יאסידי ומולאי אלטאל אללה בקאך ואדאם סלאמתך וסעאדתך מן אלמהדיה ‎ 1
    ‏ מסתהל אלול עריפך א…

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    Legal documentT-S 8J4.14

    Legal document. Court record (copy). This document concerns the settlement of an account between Abū al-Mufaḍḍal Netanel b. Yefet and Abū al-Ḥasan Ṭoviyya b. Avraham …

    ‏ אחצר אלי בית דין מר' נתנאל בר מ יפת נע שטר ‎ 1
    ‏ מוחזק בנאמנות והתראה ומבלג מאלה כמסה וסת[ין ‎ 2
    ‏ דינ' מסתחקה…

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    LetterT-S 13J22.30

    Business letter from Yiṣḥaq ha-Levi b. Simḥa al-Nīsābūrī to the parnas ʿŪlla ha-Levi. The writer recommends a young Jewish man and describing him as being …

    ‏ בשמך רח' ‎ 1
    ‏ וצל כתאב חצרה מולאי אלשיך אלגליל אטאל ‎ 2
    ‏ …

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    LetterENA 2805.7

    Letter from Nissim b. Avraham to Nahray b. Nissim (Fustat). Dating: ca. 1050s. About a consignment of silk that was about to reach Fustat, owned …


    ‎ENA 2805 f. 7b, ed. A.L. Udovitch, Z.F. 5-1-90 (p) Letter to Nahray b. Nissim, ca. 1045-1096.
    ‏ [כתאב]י יאסידי וריסי אטאל אללה פי אלכיר…

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