Collection ID: 0002 | Metadata type: TEI
Halper 461 Memorial list of Fustat notables
TitleMemorial list of Fustat notables
Call numberHalper 461
(Philadelphia, United States, University of Pennsylvania, Center for Advanced Judaic Studies Library, Cairo Genizah Collection)
PublisherCenter for Advanced Judaic Studies Library
late 12th century?
- The first 31 lines list dead notables, l. 32 recto - l. 7 verso add blessings for their living decendants, the last nine lines are a blessing for the community, and its leader the Nagid Moses (Maimonides). Outstanding is the mention of R. Peraḥya (l. 17) who was martyred.
- Condition: complete, damaged.
Extent34.9 X 9.6 cm
- Cairo Genizah Collection (University of Pennsylvania. Center for Advanced Judaic Studies. Library).
- Cairo Genizah Collection (Dropsie College. Library).
- Jewish statement , Cairo, Fustat, Egypt , Registers
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