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Floor slab of Cornelis Franssen

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MeMO memorial object ID and name
MeMO memorial object ID 1313
Name Floor slab of Cornelis Franssen
Holding institution(s)
Holding institution(s)
  • Noordwijk Binnen, Oude Jeroenskerk
Category
Type Tomb monument, tomb slab or floor slab (physical object)
Classification Tomb slab or floor slab
Short description Small stone slab with a heraldic shield in the centre and an inscription on the edge
Remarks about category
General date
General date 1525-1575
Artist(s)
Artist(s)
Original institution(s)
Original institution [235] Grote of St. Jeroenskerk (Oude Jeroenskerk) (St Jeroen's Church (Oude Jeroenskerk)), Noordwijk Binnen
Arguments
Specification
Still in original institution? probably 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 Cornelis Franssen
Specification
Members of the commemorated party
Commemorated person(s)
  • [3244] Cornelis Franssen (male)
Commemorated institution(s)
Relation between commemorated persons no relation (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
Traces of polychromy?
Reuse of older objects
Dimensions (cm)
Height x width x depth 47 x 46 x 0
Completeness The top right edge is lost
Condition Some damage and wear
Conservation
Technical research
Specification (technical research)
Alterations
Alterations
Specification
Additional remarks
Provenance
Provenance
Marks of ownership
Type(s) of mark(s) of ownership
Specification
  • Bloys van Treslong Prins, P.C., Genealogische en heraldische gedenkwaardigheden in en uit de kerken der provincie Zuid-Holland, part IIa (Utrecht 1922), 253
Other documentation
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Tomb or floor slab (front) of [1313] Floor slab of Cornelis Franssen

Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Short description
Short description Small stone slab with a heraldic shield in the centre and an inscription on the edge
Dimensions (cm)
Height x Width x Depth 47 x 46 x 0
Date
Year 1554
Specified date 1554/10/05
Argumentation
  • date of death given on the object
Specification
Additional remarks
Holding institution
Holding institution Noordwijk Binnen, Oude Jeroenskerk
Collection
Collection identifier
Online description link
Alternative or previous collections
Alternative of previous identifiers
Accessibility
Remarks about holding institution
Contract
Contract
Artist(s)
Filiation
Filiation
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Heraldry

Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Place of heraldry
Place of heraldry
Specification of heraldry
Type of heraldry Marshalled arms (2 coats of arms in one shield per pale or per fess)
Specification
Shape of the shield Early renaissance shield
Specification
Description of the shield per pale, I: three contourny birds, 1-2; II: on a fess between six six-pointed stars, 3-3, a pelican in its piety (gedeeld, I: drie omgewende vogels, 1-2; II: op een dwarsbalk tussen zes zespuntige sterren, 3-3, een pelikaan die zich in de borst pikt)
Description of the upper arms (helmet, crest and mantling)
Remarks
Additional parts of the achievement
Type of supporter
Specification
Motto
English translation of the motto
Insignia or attributes
Heraldry belonging to
Heraldry belonging to
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Inscriptions

Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Place of the inscription
Place of the inscription along all four edges of the slab
Language(s)
Languages
  • Dutch
Language specification
Transcription
Transcription Hier leit begraven Cornelis Franssen starf anno XVc LIIII den V dach in October.
Translation
English translation Here lies buried Cornelis Franssen, died in the year 1554 on the 5th day in October.
Dutch translation
Lay–out
Lay-out Raised Gothic textualis
Inscription mentioning
Name [3244] Cornelis Franssen (male)
Sex male
Argumentation the person is being commemorated
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Person Description

Personal identification number
Personal identification number 3244
Personal details
Name Cornelis Franssen
Sex male
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death 1554/10/05
Additional remarks
Social standing
Status
Arguments
Specification
Member of a convent
Religious order
Specification
Member of secular clergy
Type of secular clergy
Specification
Additional remarks
Additional remarks
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