Cairo Genizah : Legal document; calendrical

Cairo Genizah

<p style='text-align: justify;'>Recto: part of a deed of compensation or quittance. A nephew, Saʿdān, returns land to his uncle Yešuʿa [b. Abraham] that his mother [...]ydah (ידה[]) bat Abraham had illegally appropriated, and Yešuʿa releases Saʿdān. Dated 9th Adar 47[..] (= early 11th century CE) in Fusṭāṭ. Witnessed by Menasseh the deputy (המשנה), Sahlān b. Abraham, Yešuʿa b. Saʿdāl, Solomon b. Faššāṭ, Isaac b. Ṣadoq, and the end part of a signature that probably belongs to Solomon b. Judah. Each of the witnesses surround their name with a motto. Verso: unidentified work in a different hand, referring to sabbatical years.</p>

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