Firman issued in the name of Sultan Mehmed IV from the Ottoman camp at Bursa in the ten day period 11th - 10th Dhu'l-Qa'da 1069 (31 July - 9 August 1659) and addressed to the qadi of Izmir (Smyrna)

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Concerns a claim for money by the Jew Manul against three Jews of Smyrna. The qadi is ordered to see that they present themselves at a camp so that the case may be heard in the Divan before the Grand Vizier and the Kazaskers and no injustice be done.

Conditions Governing Access

Open

Acquisition Information

Presented by the National Library of Ireland via the British Records Association