Cairo Genizah : Legal document

Cairo Genizah

<p style='text-align: justify;'>Fragment of a power of attorney, from Ṭarābulus of al-Šām which sits upon the edge of the great sea (i.e. Tripoli, Lebanon), dated 9th Sivan 4839 (= 1079 CE). Yešuʿa ‘crown of the congregations’ appoints ʿUlla ha-Levi over his affairs. Witnessed by Judah ha-Kohen b. Nathan, Ḥalfon ha-Kohen b. Aaron, Abraham b. Ṣāliḥ, Nahum b. Yannay, Musafir b. Ṣedaqa, Solomon b. Ḥalfon, Samuel b. Aaron, Yeṯer ha-Levi b. Šela, Jacob b. Joseph, Ṣāliḥ b. Yivḥar he-Ḥaver, and Solomon b. Isaac, grandson of Meʾir Gaʾon, who also wrote the document. </p>

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