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Cairo Genizah : Legal document

Cairo Genizah

<p style='text-align: justify;'>Fragment from a settlement for a widow. The widow acknowledges that she has already received the immediate instalments from the marriage gift, as well as copper and other items. The total still due to the widow is one third, and this has now been received by her. Her brother releases the heirs in her name from any future claims. Dated ca. 1140 CE. In the hand of Samuel b. Nathan and signed by [Nathan b.] Solomon ha-Kohen, under the jurisdiction of Samuel ha-Nagid (Samuel b. Ḥananya).</p>

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