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Cairo Genizah : Letter

Ephraim b. Šemarya, Yefet b. Mawhūb b. Faraj, Mevoraḵ b. Mawhūb b. Faraj, Joseph b. Mawhūb b. Faraj

Cairo Genizah

<p style='text-align: justify;'>Recto: fragment from the beginning of a letter, written by Yefet b. David, on behalf of Ephraim b. Šemarya, to ‘the Yešiva of the Land of Israel’, regarding Jerusalem, and mentioning [...] b. Isaac. Verso: part of a draft of a letter in which the brothers Yefet, Mevoraḵ and Joseph, sons of Mawhūb b. Faraj, acknowledge receipt of their inheritance, after their oldest brother, Mufarrij, now deceased, had deposited their late father’s estate with the ‘three elders’, i.e. Sahl, Joseph and Saʿadya, sons of Israel b. Jacob, known as the Tustarī brothers. </p>

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