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Slavery and manumission manuscripts of Timbuktu
Record of distribution of inheritance.
Purchase of a slave who was part of an inheritance
12-- H [between 1785 and 1885]
Record of various transactions in the purchase and sale of assets.
Letter from someone asking for pardon, and requesting permission to have a slave enter into a marriage contract with another one. Author's name cropped. Addressee: Uthman Sishi. Verso of letter contains...
Account of inventory and distribution of the estate of the deceased, Muhammad al-Madan. Document could be linked to 196.
Letter regarding jewels as value for a female slave.
Letter to Sub[hi?] ibn Sayyid Zayyan informing him that the servant that addressee's mother had sent him, confirming that the servant is not in his house.
Letter to Ahmad Baba ibn Abi al-Abbas. Record of female slave given as a gift.
Slaves as gifts
Record of reconciliation between brother and sister over property dispute.
Reconciliation; Property disputes
Dispute over ownership of a donkey
Account of inventory and distribution of the estate of the deceased, Nuh Sahib al-Shaykh.
Account of inventory and distribution of the personal property of the deceased, Ammar wuld al-Bashar.
Account of inventory and distribution of the estate of the deceased, Fatimah Darambi bint Bab Uthman.
Record of various transactions. Verso contains a prayer.
Document is cropped. Visible section showing exchange of property items: camel, cow and male slave following death of a person.
Letter. Account of distribution of inheritance to beneficiaries.
Letter. Addressee unknown. Account of dispute over ownership of a slave.
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