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Slavery and manumission manuscripts of Timbuktu
Account of inventory and distribution of the estate of the deceased, Abu Bakr ibn Mundh[ir?] Muhammad.
Account of inventory and distribution of the estate of the deceased, Buni ibn Mudgugu.
Judgment in a dispute between a man and a woman over a female slave, granting the man's share to the woman.
Property dispute; distribution
Account of miscellaneous trading activities including slave trading, leather, gum Arabic, and other items. Trade conducted in gold and wad'ahs. Includes a summary of the document in modern Arabic.
Four separate documents containing accounts of inventory and distribution of the estate of deceased whose names do not appear in the documents.
Dispute over the value of a female slave as part of the inheritance left by the deceased. Detailed account of events involved in this dispute, along with accounts of what was said. Dispute is between the...
1901 or 1902
Property disputes; Disposition of property
Exchange of money, rice, and semi-precious stones between a master and his female slave.
Slave's relations to master
Appears to be a letter regarding value given in exchange for slaves and cattle.
Letter from Muhammad al-Salih to Ahmad Baba describing attack on Salih's slave. Verso bears seal with ""Ahmad Baba"" inscribed on it. Appears to be a confirmation of Salih's letter.
Letter containing an issue of exoneration for Abdal ibn Didaw, (recipient of letter). Courrier instructed to read letter to recipient. Verso contains addressee's name (Abdal ibn Didaw).
Upper portion is cropped on the left. Eulogy to someone who was killed, probably in battle.
Distribution of the inheritance of Muhammad al-Mudan among his family, including his two wives, sons, daughters, nephews, brothers. A detailed account of the shares of the estate and the recipients' names....
Declaration that Fatimah bint Abd al-Rahman gave her slave as a gift to her daughter.
Lines struck through over text. Appears to be record of giving of rice and other grains to a female slave named Linat Ghummu, owned by Ibrahim ibn Bint […] Verso contains a religious phrase.
Record of distribution of inheritance.
Letter to a judge (Sayyid Ibn Bab al-Hajj) requesting judgment over a dispute with another person. Verso contains addressee's name and [address?]
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