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Necrology of the chapter of Our Lady in Maastricht; Maastricht, RHCL, 14.B001, no. 971

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Title and MeMO text carrier ID
MeMO text carrier ID 123
Name Necrology of the chapter of Our Lady in Maastricht; Maastricht, RHCL, 14.B001, no. 971
[362] Obituary of the chapter 1r - 24v
[1939] Lists of interests and incomes in money and kind (chickens), and possessions of land, ca. 1377 25r - 128v
Category
Type of text carrier Manuscript with one text
Classification Manuscript with one text written in more than one hand
Short description Memorial register containing a calendar with memorial services, as well as very extensive lists about incomes and interests in money and kind (chickens). It dates from 1377.
Additional remarks
Holding institution Maastricht, Regionaal Historisch Centrum Limburg (RHCL)
Collection Kapittel van Onze Lieve Vrouw te Maastricht
Entry number collection 14.B001
Identifier in collection 971
Link to online description
Alternative collection
Alternative collection identifiers
Accessibility
Additional remarks
Original institution(s)
Original institution(s)
Dates of separate texts
Date
  • >1377-<1550
Author(s)
Author(s)
Text material(s)
  • parchment
Watermark(s)
Number of leaves 128
Collation 1-26, 32, 4-116, 122
Dimensions (mm)
Height x width 330 x 220
Condition of the text carrier
Conservation
Adaptations
Type(s) of adaption
Specification
Cover
Cover material(s)
  • leather
  • cardboard
Specification stamped leather cover, displaying medals with heads and floral motifs
Date of the cover 1730
Specification the cover is dated with a stamp M D C C C X X X.
Additional remarks the quires in the second part of the manuscript contain marks on the bottom on the page, to indicate the right order of the pages per quire
Table of contents
Is there a contemporary (e.g. medieval) table of contents in the text carrier? no
Specification
Colophon
Is there a colophon in the text carrier? no
Specification
Rubrication
Are the texts in the text carrier rubricated? yes
Heraldry
Number of heraldic items
Locations of the heraldry in the text carrier
Specification
Illustration(s)
Location(s) of the illustration(s)
  • accompanying a memorial text
  • accompanying a non-memorial text
Types of illustrations
  • marginal decoration(s)
Specification small hands pointing to important passages
Additional remarks
Provenance
Provenance
Marks of ownership
Type(s) of mark(s) of ownership
  • stamp(s)
Specification
Additional remarks
  • Franquinet, G.-D., Beredeneerde inventaris der oorkonden en bescheiden van het kapittel van O.L. Vrouw te Maastricht (Maastricht 1870), 116-119
Additional remarks
Additional remarks
Other documentation
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Memorial text in: [123] Necrology of the chapter of Our Lady in Maastricht; Maastricht, RHCL, 14.B001, no. 971 [123]

Keywords (type(s) of memorial text)
Keywords (type(s) of memorial text)
  • memorial register (memorial services)
  • necrology
  • kalendarium
Title and MeMO memorial text ID
Title Obituary of the chapter
MeMO memorial text ID 362
Pagination or foliation
Page(s)
Specification
Folio(s)
  • Folio 1r to 24v
Specification
Date of creation (physical object)
Date >1377-<1550
Argumentation
  • based on research
Specification the scripts used are not younger than the first half of the sixteenth century
Date of creation (contents of the text)
Date >1377
Argumentation
  • based on research
  • date(s) are mentioned in the text
Specification
Period covered by the memorial text
Date
Argumentation
Specification no dates mentioned in the text
Additional remarks
Original institution(s)
Institution [361] Onze Lieve Vrouwekerk (Sterre-der-Zee, Slevrouwe) (Our Lady's Church (Sterre-der-Zee, Slevrouwe)), Maastricht
Argumentation
  • the institution is mentioned in another text in the same manuscript
Specification
Name
Name of the commissioning party of the original text
Composition of the commissioning party
Specification (composition)
Members of the commissioning party
Commissioning person(s)
Commissioning institution(s)
Additional remarks
Language
Language
  • Latin
Specification
Description of hands
Description of hands multiple hands, gothic textualis and cursive, fourteenth-fifteenth centuries
Statement of responsibility
Person(s)
Additional remarks
Place(s) of production
Place(s) of production
Users
Intended users/audience
  • for communal purposes in an institution or community (administrative)
  • for communal purposes in an institution or community (liturgical)
Specification the obituary is a liturgical calendar, but all gifts are named and counted, and it is bound with lists of incomes and possessions, with suggests also an administrative function
Usage
Intended place of usage
Specification (intended place)
Depository inside the institution
Specification (depository)
Traces of usage
Additional remarks
Order of the data in the text
Type of registration in a calendar (Roman/Julian/Gregorian)
Specification
Filiation
Filiation
Register of memorial services
Type(s) of memorial services
  • vigil
  • mass (including daily masses that are not a memorial mass)
Number of memorial services 500-1000
Frequency of memorial services
  • annually
Executor(s) of memorial services
  • member(s) of the institution
Commemorated persons
Number of the commemorated persons 500-1000
Sex of the commemorated persons 75% male, 25% female
Background of commemorated persons
  • people associated with the institution (professionally)
  • people associated with the institution (socially)
  • members of the institution (full membership) (e.g. brothers and sisters)
Specification
Supplementary information
The register contains supplementary information concerning
  • about pittances
  • about gifts
Specification gifts in money and kind (rye). They are added up on the bottom of each page, and on f.24v the total of the entire year is mentioned.
Additional remarks
Incipit
Incipit KLI Januarius a circumcisio domini
Explicit
Explicit solvit maldrum tritici
Illustration(s)
Illustrations or decorations
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