May 20, 1331

“Order” issued by Emperor Louis IV (Ludwig) [Present-day Germany; Free Imperial City of Frankfurt and Wetterau]: “[…] We command Our dear chamber-servants [Jews] to pay Our beloved brother-in-law, Duke Gerlach von Nassau 20 Mark Brabanter (Brabanter) […] on the Monday after the holy Christian day of the Pentecost (Pfingsten) […] which we certify with this document. […]”
Wiesbanden, HStA, Abt. 150, Urk. 460, Original, dt., Perg. (Wiesbaden, Main State Archive, Department 150, Certificate/Document 460, Original, German, [on] Parchment Paper); Researched and Translated by Ziba Shadjaani 4/23/2017