Cairo Genizah : Legal document; piyyuṭ

Cairo Genizah

<p style='text-align: justify;'>Draft of a legal document reporting an event in Sunbāṭ, a small town in the Egyptian Delta, in which a person was wrongly suspected of improper conduct and unjustly prevented from reading the section from the Torah. Dated Marḥešvan 1402 of the Seleucid Era (= September 1090 CE). On the bottom part of recto and on verso is a piyyuṭ, which continues in the left-hand margin. </p>

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