Cairo Genizah : Legal document

Cairo Genizah

<p style='text-align: justify;'>Court record, in which Peraḥya ha-Kohen b. Ṭarfon testifies concerning the night in which Solomon (Salāma) b. Abraham al-Šīrājī assaulted and tore the clothes of Abū l-Surūr b. Ṭarīf. Solomon accused Abū l-Surūr of dragging him to the Muslim authorities, which Abū l-Surūr denies and instead accuses Solomon of abusing the Jewish leader. Abū l-Surūr was then excommunicated. The witnesses are Joseph b. Rajā, Joseph b. Manṣūr, Mevoraḵ b. Isaac, Joseph b. Mevoraḵ, and Elʿazar b. Joseph, and Ibn al-Qāš is also mentioned. Written by Abraham b. Nathan and dated 27th Adar 1415 of the Seleucid Era (= 1104 CE) in Cairo. </p>

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