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Slavery and manumission manuscripts of Timbuktu
Record of evaluation of estate and distribution of inheritance, including settlement of debts, following death of Ahmad ibn Abd al-Rahman ibn Ismail .. .
Record of purchase of a female slave, who was freed by her new master.
Status of sons and daughters of a female slave following her death. Distribution of her assets among her children
Letter. Account of distribution of inheritance to beneficiaries.
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.
This image should be the beginning of the document. Record of evaluation and inventory of estate of the deceased, Muhammad ibn al-Shaykh, following an order issued by a local judge. Document also lists...
Detailed list of slaves and other items inherited by Ali from his father.
Appears to be a letter regarding value given in exchange for slaves and cattle.
Evaluation of estate of the deceased Ahmad ibn al-Qaid and distribution of the inheritance among his inheritors.
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.
Record of land appropriated to Kalsak ibn Bali, prince of Buram, to be transferred to his son and grandson after his death.
Account of inventory and distribution of the estate of the deceased, Muhammad al-Madar ibn Buss. This could be a continuation of other records of estate distribution concerning Ibn Buss. Note: Text appears...
Letter to Ahmad ibn Muhammad regarding a complaint about some of their female slaves. Verso summary of letter in modern Arabic.
Account of inventory and distribution of the estate of the deceased, al-Imam Ibn Bunti.
Account of inventory and distribution of the estate of the deceased, Hamm Abu Bakr. Judge settled dispute among inheritors.
Legible whole words: line 1 refers to the name, Ahmad, ruler of [..] -- line 2 […] Allah willing.
Account of shares in an inheritance issued to a few individuals. Document appears to be part of a larger document.
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