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Cairo Genizah : Legal document

Cairo Genizah

<p style='text-align: justify;'>Deed of sale in which Sittūna bat Yefet sells of a quarter of two shops (probably in Ramla) to Abraham b. Nathan. Dated 4826 according to Creation (= 1066 CE). The deed is in the hand of Evyatar ha-Kohen b. Elijah Gaʾon, and although it was given in Jerusalem, it was validated in Fusṭāṭ. The validation on the second half of the page is in the hand of Hillel b. ʿEli. The validation mentions ʿEli ha-Kohen he-Ḥaver b. Ezekiel ha-[...], Evyatar ha-Kohen [b. Eli]jah ha-Kohen Roš Yešiva, [Mevasser] b. Joseph, Jacob b. David, Isaac b. Yešuʿa, Hillel the Cantor b. ʿEli, Ezekiel the Cantor b. Solomon he-Ḥaver of the Sanhedrin, ʿEli he-Ḥaver b. ʿAmram, [Samuel] b. Isaac, ʿEli ha-Kohen ha-Parnas ha-Neʾeman b. Yaʿīš. Verso: a brief endorsement in Judaeo-Arabic.</p>

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