Oct. 11, 1712

“Ordinance” issued by the Prince-Bishopric [Prince-Bishopric of Bamberg; Present-day Germany]: “[…] Jews are prohibited from trading with fat cattle (‘Fettvieh’). […]” [Researcher’s note: This prohibition was issued and revoked several times throughout history. Initially, this prohibition was issued on May 8, 1700, and was again reissued on October 31, 1712. The cattle trade was permitted on June 8, 1713; prohibited on October 24, 1748, and September 15, 1771; permitted on October 10, 1771; prohibited on May 19, 1795 and March 15, 1796.]
Eckstein, Adolf (District Rabbi): Geschichte der Juden im ehemaligen Fürstbistum Bamberg, bearbeitet auf Grund von Archivalien, nebst urkundlichen Beilagen, (History of the Jews in the Former Prince-Bishopric of Bamberg, edited on the basis of archiving, together with documented supplements); (Bamberg; 1898); Researched and Translated by Ziba Shadjaani 5/2018