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Slavery and manumission manuscripts of Timbuktu
Account of inventory and distribution of the estate of the deceased, Naniya Bab Sayyid.
Document is cropped. Visible section showing exchange of property items: camel, cow and male slave following death of a person.
Account of inventory and distribution of the estate of the deceased, Fatimah Darambi bint Bab Uthman.
Record of transfer of ownership of 2 female slaves to donor's daughters. This portion of document is statement by notary in confirmation of its contents.
1857 or 1858
Ownership of slaves; Slaves as gifts
Account of inventory and distribution of the estate of the deceased, Bab Muhammad ibn al-Qayid Muhammad al-Sanawari. Monetary units used are Francs and Riyals.
Record of purchase of a female slave, who was freed by her new master.
Letter. Account of distribution of inheritance to beneficiaries.
Detailed list of slaves and other items inherited by Ali from his father.
Evaluation of estate of the deceased Ahmad ibn al-Qaid and distribution of the inheritance among his inheritors.
Record of land appropriated to Kalsak ibn Bali, prince of Buram, to be transferred to his son and grandson after his death.
Letter to Ahmad ibn Muhammad regarding a complaint about some of their female slaves. Verso summary of letter in modern Arabic.
Legible whole words: line 1 refers to the name, Ahmad, ruler of [..] -- line 2 […] Allah willing.
Mutilation of a female slave who bled to death.
1868 or 1968
Power of attorney over a female slave
Record of freeing of a slave.
1914 or 1915
Record of leaving as collateral a slave and a servant for the sum of 15 gold weights.
Evaluation of estate of the deceased Abu Uthman and distribution of the inheritance among his inheritors.
1901 or 1902
Declaration of distribution of alms tax during Eid al-Fitr
Zakat; Id al-Fitr; Mali.
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