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Slavery and manumission manuscripts of Timbuktu
Detailed estate inventory and evaluation, with distribution to beficiaries. Deceased: Arif ibn Muhammad
Detailed estate inventory and evaluation, with distribution to beficiaries. Deceased: Muhammad al-Mukhtar ibn Muhammad al-Amin ibn al-Khaliq al-Rami. Procedures carried out before a judge.
Executors and administrators; Mali
Letter to Uthman al-Alam regarding a female slave as part of an inheritance.
Exchange of correspondence between the writer and Muhammad ibn Sayyid al-Mukhtar regarding a financial dispute. Verso contains a reply that dispute has been resolved.
Record that Alal ibn Sayyid Muhammad ibn al-Habib granted to his wife his female slave as a gift for the purpose of reconciliation.
Purchase of a young slave as gift for a daughter.
Slaves as gifts
Inventory and evaluation of the belongings of a deceased woman, Lul Kulthum bin Abd al-Malik.
Official evuluation and inventory of the estate of a deceased man, Ba Barak ibn al-Madan Shibl, presided by a judge, Ahmad Bab ibn Abi al-Abbas. Detailed account of distribution of estate among inheritors....
Letter to Umar ibn Jitar regarding delivery of grain.
Declaration of distribution of alms tax during Eid al-Fitr
Zakat; Id al-Fitr; Mali.
Evaluation of estate of the deceased Abu Uthman and distribution of the inheritance among his inheritors.
1901 or 1902
Record of leaving as collateral a slave and a servant for the sum of 15 gold weights.
Record of freeing of a slave.
1914 or 1915
Power of attorney over a female slave
Mutilation of a female slave who bled to death.
1868 or 1968
Legible whole words: line 1 refers to the name, Ahmad, ruler of [..] -- line 2 […] Allah willing.
Letter to Ahmad ibn Muhammad regarding a complaint about some of their female slaves. Verso summary of letter in modern Arabic.
Record of land appropriated to Kalsak ibn Bali, prince of Buram, to be transferred to his son and grandson after his death.
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