Judith Beheading Holofernes (Detail), Caravaggio, ca. 1599, Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Antica, Rome
On the 7th of December Mengho was tortured under the supervision of four magistrates and a notary. He confessed, and the notary recorded it. More goods were recovered. Once he had admitted to stealing the silk, Mengho confessed to numerous other crimes over the past few years. On the same day, he confirmed his confessions before the court and judge Vecto.
3: She took off her widow's
garments, and bathed her body with water, and anointed herself with precious
ointment, and combed her hair and put on a tiara, and arrayed herself in her
gayest apparel, which she used to wear while her husband Manasseh was