Feb. 5, 1303

“Official Agreement” issued by Archbishop Wigbolt [von Holte] [Present-day Germany; Bishopric of Cologne]: “We, Wigbold (“Wicboldus”), Archbishop by the grace of God, transfer the Jews of Cologne to the discreet man Constantine of Lysolfkyregen for a sum [of 6,000 Brabantian Mark] […].” [Researcher’s note: Due to large incisions and missing pieces, this document is only partially legible.]
Köln, HAStadt, Best. 210, U 2/720, Orig., lat., Perg. (“Cologne, Main Archive of the City, Best. 210, U 2/720, Orig[inal], Latin, [on] Parchment Paper”); Researched and Translated by Ziba Shadjaani 5/17/2017