Legal Documents: How to Identify Prenuptial Agreements


In this essay I examine the content, form, and structure of different genres of prenuptial agreements found in the Cairo Geniza.

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Correspondence to Amir Ashur.

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Ashur, A. Legal Documents: How to Identify Prenuptial Agreements. JEW HIST 32, 441–449 (2019).

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  • Cairo Geniza
  • Marriage
  • Prenuptial contracts