state pendant

Ancient Chinese knotted dragon pendant in jade, dated towards the end of the Warring States period in the 3rd century BCE. More specifically, the pendant dates to the Eastern Zhou dynasty, which lasted until 249 BCE. The pendant is currently located in the Met.

Mulier Hebrea, in Thracia, (Hebrew woman from Thrace)

A Woman Ieuwe

 A Jewish woman standing whole length to left, with head turned and tilted to right, pointing to left with both hands; wearing a robe covering her head, over brocaded dress, and necklace with pendant; first state, before ‘12’ added to top right corner. 

Etching and engraving. Print made by Wenceslaus Hollar. 1644