Cairo Genizah : Letter

Jacob b. Sālim

Cairo Genizah

<p style='text-align: justify;'>Long letter from Jacob b. Sālim to the Fusṭāṭ judge and parnas Nathan ha-Kohen b. Solomon, quoting Deuteronomy 32:43 and Isaiah 33:24. Dated Tišri 1445 of the Seleucid Era (= 1133 CE) at al-Juwwa, near Aden in Yemen. Nathan had previously written asking the Aden community for money on behalf of the Palestinian Gaonate but Jacob reports that because of disagreements with the community in Yemen he is not on good terms with them and has moved away.</p>


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