Cairo Genizah : Legal document

Cairo Genizah

<p style='text-align: justify;'>Recto: legal document relating to marriage, in which the groom is held responsible if he has intercourse with his wife before she has counted the full seven days and immersed in the ritual bath (miqve), in which case he has to divorce her with full ketubba payments. Verso: beginning of a court record, dated Elul 1553 of the Seleucid Era (= 1242 CE), mentioning Solomon, with jottings or pen trials in Hebrew and Arabic script. In the hand of Solomon b. Yišay ha-Nasi (?). </p>


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