Cairo Genizah : Legal document

Cairo Genizah

<p style='text-align: justify;'>Betrothal deed from Minyat Ḡamr for the widow Rašīda’s marriage to the widower Isaac b. Moses. Mentions the groom’s son Mūsā, whom the bride promises to bring up for ten years. The bride’s brother Rašīd b. Isaac is her representative, and the groom also has a (unnamed) representative. The groom did not appear in person. The rešut is for Abraham Maimonides II (Abraham b. David b. Abraham Maimonides). Also refers to Abraham b. Judah. Dated 1627 of the Seleucid Era (= 1315 CE). Signed by Avner ha-Levi the teacher b. Moses and Elʿazar b. Ḥalfon. </p>

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