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Halper 365, A contractual agreement from the Cairo Genizah
Fustat. 1066-1108?
A contractual agreement from the Cairo Genizah

Sitt al-Dar, wife of Sedaka ha-Levi, promises to comply with the stipulation of her late brother (also named Sedaka), that she should provide for her mother and for her mother's funeral. The witnesses signing the document are:

Yosef ha-Mumheh ben Elazar
Elazar ha-Kohen ha-hazan ben Eli
Yakhin ben Avraham, Yosef ha-Kohen ben Nisim

Credit: Library at the Herbert D. Katz Center, University of Pennsylvania (More bibliographic information)