Collection ID: 0002 | Metadata type: TEI
Halper 406 Letter to Samuel Laniado
TitleLetter to Samuel Laniado
Call numberHalper 406
(Philadelphia, United States, University of Pennsylvania, Center for Advanced Judaic Studies Library, Cairo Genizah Collection)
PublisherCenter for Advanced Judaic Studies Library
Jan. 31, 1725
- The recto bears headline (the date טוכ׳ לשבטטה ת׳פה), and 20 lines of content. On the first fold, on the right of the recto is the signature, in a different hand than the content: אני הצעיר שלמה למייאדו בכ״ר משה לנייאדו; The writer thanks an honorable Isaac Shalom, who saved him from hunger; There is also some secondary scribbling and a mathematic figure. In the second fold is the address, in the same hand as the content, to Samuel Laniado, embellished with much blessing. On verso is an ex-libris signature of the addressee.
- Condition: folded in mail format.
Extent21.65 X 30.5 cm
- Cairo Genizah Collection (University of Pennsylvania. Center for Advanced Judaic Studies. Library).
- Cairo Genizah Collection (Dropsie College. Library).
- Judeo-Arabic letters
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