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141. MHT 37 MHT 37 Letter to Muhammad ibn Isa, requesting to transfer ownership of young slave from sons of Uthman to Muhammad Abu Bakr ibn Muhammad al-Shaykh. Transfer of ownership

142. MHT 38 MHT 38

143. MHT 39 MHT 39 Description of legal status of different kind of wives in Islamic law with repect to inheritance, depending on whether the wife is only for pleasure or as mother and domestic partner. Women; Marriage; Islamic law; Inheritance and succession

144. MHT 4 MHT 4 Document certifying settlement of disagreement between husband and wife, resulting in waiver by husband of the bond of marriage. 1801 Dissolution of marriage

145. MHT 40 MHT 40

146. MHT 41 MHT 41

147. MHT 42 MHT 42 Freeing of the daughter of a slave. Verso contains the scribe's fee. 1725 or 1726

148. MHT 43 MHT 43 Record of evaluation of estate and distribution of inheritance following death of Buti ibn Bandi ibn Jinu -- mostly slaves and rice fields a copy of the Koran.

149. MHT 44 MHT 44 Inventory and evaluation of estate following death of Mulay Bab Sharaf ibn al-Fulami … 1898

150. MHT 45 MHT 45 Record of purchase of a female slave for 18 goldweight. Purchasing slaves

151. MHT 46 MHT 46 Charges against someone who assaulted a slave and sold her. The claim is for 15 sabuns. Top right stamp impression showing word ""wuld"" (son/sons of) 1905 Legal claims; Assault

152. MHT 47 MHT 47 Declaration of freedom granted by Yaqub ibn al-Fa al-Amin to his slaves and their daughters, and that their affairs are to be dealt with by the son of the owner.

153. MHT 48 MHT 48 Record of purchase of a female slave for 8000 [wad'ahs]. Buyer

154. MHT 49 MHT 49 Record of death of Muhammad ibn Sanbapar and detailed inventory and evaluation of estate with names of inheritors. 1897 or 1898

155. MHT 5 MHT 5

156. MHT 50 MHT 50 Letter.Complaints and other matters. Addressee: Ahmad ibn Mahmud al-Nasiri.

157. MHT 51 MHT 51 Letter complaining about addressee's slave and what he did to her servant. Addressee: Yakamit bint Araf. Verso contains an address.

158. MHT 52 MHT 52 Record of slave donation by a woman to one Ibn Mawlud. 1721 or 1722

159. MHT 53 MHT 53 Record of despatch of goods and money to various individuals Business transactions

160. MHT 54 MHT 54 Dispute over ownership of female slave, presenting witnesses and confirming legitimacy of ownership. Ownership of slaves; Disputes
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