Credit instrument or private receipt: T-S K25.240.29

Credit instrument or private receipt T-S K25.240.29



Verso: Autograph order in the hand of Avraham Maimonides.Abū l-Majd is to give 15 dirhams to R. Yiftaḥ as 6 weeks of support (mezonot). T-S K25.240 consists of small written orders, partly in Hebrew and partly in Arabic script, for monthly payments, made out of the rent-revenue from the pious foundation (waqf) 'Compound of the Poor' or from the pious foundation made by the physician al-Muhadhdhab. All dated orders are from spring and summer, 1218. (Information from Mediterranean Society, II, pp. 420-421, App. A 48-92; pp. 449-450, App. B 39b [dated 1210-1225]; Cohen, Poverty and Charity in the Jewish Community of Medieval Egypt, pp. 218-220)


Mark Cohen, unpublished editions‎ (in Judaeo-Arabic).
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  2. אלשיך אלחזן אבו אלמגד יוצל לר' יפתח שצ` ען רסמה
  3. פי אלמזונות לסתה [ג]מע אכרהא שבת אם בחקתי כמסה
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