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Halper 164 Gaonic responsum on the sale of preserves with leaven contents after Passover
TitleGaonic responsum on the sale of preserves with leaven contents after Passover
- Ḥai ben Sherira,
Call numberHalper 164
(Philadelphia, United States, University of Pennsylvania, Center for Advanced Judaic Studies Library, Cairo Genizah Collection)
PublisherCenter for Advanced Judaic Studies Library
LanguageHebrew; Official Aramaic (700-300 BCE); Imperial Aramaic (700-300 BCE)
10th century-12th century?
- The full version of this lengthy responsum appears in the collection published by S. Asaf: Teshuvot ha-Geʾonim / Simhah Assaf [ed.]. Jerusalem : Hebrew University, 1927, no. 7, p. 29-32; Otsar ha-geʾonim / B. Lewin [ed.]. Haifa ; Jerusalem, [s.n.], 1928-1943, v. 3, no. 133, the text parallel to this fragment is found there, p. 50 l. 26 אית בהכין – p. 51 l. 5 מין איסור; Talmudic excerpts can be gleaned from the text, including passages from Pesaḥim 5b and 30a.
- Condition: fragment, from center or lower section of fol.; faded; verso is blank.
Extent13 X 22.5 cm
Material applied: black ink
- Cairo Genizah Collection (University of Pennsylvania. Center for Advanced Judaic Studies. Library).
- Cairo Genizah Collection (Dropsie College. Library).
- Responsa , To 1040
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