מסמך משפטי: T-S Ar.39.189

מסמך משפטי T-S Ar.39.189


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Report of the death of a Jewish woman. In Arabic script. The deceased is ʿAlāʾ bt. Abū l-ʿAlāʾ b. Bū Saʿīd (Khan suggests this is the same Bū Saʿīd as in T-S NS 297.1, another report of the death of a Jewish woman). Dated: Thursday, 20 Dhū l-Qaʿda 682 AH, which is 18 February 1284 CE. She left a father and two sons. (Information from Goitein’s index card and Khan.) On verso and the margins of recto, there are business accounts in Judaeo-Arabic and Greek/Coptic numerals.

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Geoffrey Khan, Arabic Legal and Administrative Documents in the Cambridge Genizah Collections (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1993).
  1. In the name of God, the merciful and compassionate.

  2. The slaves report the death of 'Alii', daughter of Bū al-'Alā’ ibn Bū Sa'd [on]

  3. Thursday, the twenty-ninth of Dū al-Qa'da, in the year six..hundred and thirty-two.

  4. She left the following heirs: Her aforementioned father, Bū al-'Alā’, and her brothers,

  5. Hiba and Bū Sa'd, the sons of the aforementioned Bū al-'Alā’.

  6. They wrote their signatures in (testimony of) this on the aforementioned date.

  7. Praise be to God, the eternal.

Witness clauses

  1. The slave recognizes the validity of that.

  2. [Written by ]

  3. The slave [recognizes the validity of that.

  4. [Written by ]


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