Cairo Genizah : Legal document

Cairo Genizah

<p style='text-align: justify;'>Recto: part of a deed of sale in which Michal (מיכל) bat Yešuʿa the dyer sells her female slave (Bidʿa ‘Innovation’, also called ‘Gazelle’) to Jacob b. Abraham b. ʿAllān (עלאן), an old and needy man to whom the Bet Din have given permission to keep a female slave, for 13 dinars. Also mentions the sons of Sahl b. Abraham b. Ezekiel and Abraham the orphan b. Naḥman (נחמאן). The date is not preserved. A faded note on verso mentions Joshua ha-Kohen, and does not appear to be related to the text on recto.</p>

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