Cairo Genizah : Letter

Cairo Genizah

<p style='text-align: justify;'>Late commercial letter to Isaac regarding the shipping of goat wool. Mentions a number of individuals, including Cosmo (קוזמו), Simon (סימון), Moses Juwaylī (משה גויילי), Jacob Granāṭī (יעקב גרנאטי), Jacob Tabūlī (יעקב ן טבולי), Husayn Aga (חסיו אגא), Mustafa (מצטפי), and Samuel and Joseph. Customs taxes (מכס), the cities of Rosetta (רשיד) and Venice (ויניציאה), and ships’ captains (קפטאן) are also mentioned. Dated Wednesday 2nd Tamuz ‘after midnight’ (written as ב with two sublinear dots to differentiate from כ). A large amount of the letter is written in the margins.</p>

 


Want to know more?

Under the 'More' menu you can find , any transcription and translation we have of the text and find out about downloading or sharing this image.

No Contents List Available
No Metadata Available

Download

Share

If you want to share this page with others you can send them a link to this individual page:
Alternatively please share this page on social media

You can also embed the viewer into your own website or blog using the code below: