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Floor slab of Pouwels Jansz. (van Dirckxhorn)

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MeMO memorial object ID and name
MeMO memorial object ID 1032
Name Floor slab of Pouwels Jansz. (van Dirckxhorn)
Holding institution(s)
Holding institution(s)
  • Haringhuizen, Willibrorduskerk
Category
Type Tomb monument, tomb slab or floor slab (physical object)
Classification Tomb slab or floor slab
Short description Stone slab with an inscription in the centre, and a chalice inside a niche above
Remarks about category
General date
General date 1550-1600
Artist(s)
Artist(s)
Original institution(s)
Original institution [305] St. Willibrorduskerk (St Willibrord's Church ), Haringhuizen
Arguments
  • the memorial object is still in the original institution
Specification The commemorated person was priest of this church
Still in original institution? yes
Location inside the institution
In situ?
(Probable) original location
  • in the church/chapel (exact location unknown)
Argumentation
Related memorial objects in the same institution
Additional remarks (original location)
Additional remarks
Memorial piece
Function
Specification
Additional remarks
Memorial monument or floor slab
Function liturgical/religious
Grave findings
Additional remarks
Original function
Change in function
Remarks about function
Name Pouwels Jansz. (van Dirckxhorn)
Specification
Members of the commemorated party
Commemorated person(s)
  • [2776] Pouwels Jansz. (van Dirckxhorn) (male)
Commemorated institution(s)
Relation between commemorated persons not applicable (only one person mentioned/depicted)
Relation specification
Additional remarks
Name
Composition of the commissioning party
Specification
Members of the commissioning party
Commissioning person(s)
Commissioning Institution(s)
Relation between commissioning party and commemorated party
Relation specification
Additional remarks
Material(s)
  • stone
Specification blue limestone
Traces of polychromy?
Reuse of older objects
Dimensions (cm)
Height x width x depth 200 x 85 x 0
Completeness
Condition The slab is worn
Conservation
Technical research
Specification (technical research)
Alterations
Alterations
Specification
Additional remarks The dimensions are estimates
Provenance
Provenance
Marks of ownership
Type(s) of mark(s) of ownership
Specification
  • Belonje, J.; Bloys van Treslong Prins, P.C., Genealogische en heraldische gedenkwaardigheden in en uit de kerken der provincie Noord-Holland. Deel III Eenigenburg tot Hoorn (Noorderkerk) (Utrecht 1929), 255; no. 1
Other documentation
SKKN: inv. no. 23-7, photo no. 53.127.5
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Tomb or floor slab (front) of [1032] Floor slab of Pouwels Jansz. (van Dirckxhorn)

Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Short description
Short description Stone slab with an inscription in the centre, and a chalice inside a niche above
Dimensions (cm)
Height x Width x Depth 200 x 85 x 0
Date
Year 1564
Specified date 1564/11/09
Argumentation
  • date of death given on the object
Specification
Additional remarks
Holding institution
Holding institution Haringhuizen, Willibrorduskerk
Collection
Collection identifier
Online description link
Alternative or previous collections
Alternative of previous identifiers
Accessibility
Remarks about holding institution The slab is located in the eastside of the church, in front of the pulpit
Contract
Contract
Artist(s)
Filiation
Filiation
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Inscriptions

Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Place of the inscription
Place of the inscription across the centre of the slab
Language(s)
Languages
  • Dutch
Language specification
Transcription
Transcription Anno XVc ende LXIIII den IX november starf heer Pouwels Jan zoon van Dirckx horn pastoer van [de]se kerck vant jaer XII totten jaer LXIIII.
Translation
English translation In the year 1500 and 64 on November 9 died sir Pouwels Jansz. van/from Dirckxhorn, priest of this church from the year 12 to the year 64.
Dutch translation In het jaar 1500 en 64 op 9 november stierf heer Pouwels Jansz. van/uit Dirckxhorn, pastoor van deze kerk van het jaar 12 tot het jaar 64.
Lay–out
Lay-out Gothic textualis
Inscription mentioning
Name [2776] Pouwels Jansz. (van Dirckxhorn) (male)
Sex male
Argumentation the person is being commemorated
Additional remarks
Additional remarks It is unclear whether the commemorated person originated from Dirkshorn or whether this is his surname. Both may also be true.

Decorations

Indication of part
Indication of the part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Type(s) of decoration(s)
Type(s) of decoration(s)
  • chalice (and host)
Description of the decoration(s)
Description of the decoration(s) chalice, host and paten in a niche
Depicted allegories
Depicted allegories
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Person Description

Personal identification number
Personal identification number 2776
Personal details
Name Pouwels Jansz. (van Dirckxhorn)
Sex male
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death 1564/11/09
Additional remarks It is unclear whether he originated from Dirkshorn or whether this is his surname. Both may also be true.
Social standing
Status secular clergy
Arguments
  • mentioned in the inscription
  • attribute of the portrayed/commemorated person (e.g. a priest's chalice)
Specification
Member of a convent
Religious order
Specification
Member of secular clergy
Type of secular clergy (parish or chantry) priest
Specification parish priest of Haringhuizen (1512-1564)
Additional remarks
Additional remarks
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