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Register of memorial services of the Hospital of St Catherine in Leiden; Leiden, ELO, 504, no. 440

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Title and MeMO text carrier ID
MeMO text carrier ID 132
Name Register of memorial services of the Hospital of St Catherine in Leiden; Leiden, ELO, 504, no. 440
[266] Register of memorial services 1r - 42r
Category
Type of text carrier Manuscript with more than one text
Classification Miscellany
Short description Register of the memorial services to be celebrated by the hospital masters of the Hospital of St Catherine, Leiden, throughout the year. With some notes about memorial services to be celebrated in the future when a still living benefactor has died. Contemporary title: Dit is een ordinancie van alsulken memorien als den gasthuysse jairlixs toebehooren te doen.
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Holding institution Leiden, Erfgoed Leiden en Omstreken (formerly known as: Regionaal Archief Leiden)
Collection Archieven van de gasthuizen
Entry number collection 504
Identifier in collection 440
Link to online description
Alternative collection
Alternative collection identifiers
Accessibility Facsimile on the website of ELO
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Original institution(s)
Original institution(s)
Dates of separate texts
Date
Author(s)
Author(s)
Text material(s)
  • parchment
Watermark(s)
Number of leaves 42
Collation 1-35, 46
Dimensions (mm)
Height x width 300 x 200
Condition of the text carrier The cover is severely damaged and very fragile. Many pages are polluted or damaged (e.g. holes or tears in leafs) which on some places affects the readability of the text.
Conservation
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Cover
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  • parchment
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Table of contents
Is there a contemporary (e.g. medieval) table of contents in the text carrier? no
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Colophon
Is there a colophon in the text carrier? no
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Rubrication
Are the texts in the text carrier rubricated? yes
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Location(s) of the illustration(s)
  • accompanying a memorial text
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Provenance
Provenance
Marks of ownership
Type(s) of mark(s) of ownership
  • no mark of ownership
Specification
Additional remarks
  • Leiden, ELO, Facsimile of Register of memorial services of the Hospital of St Catherine in Leiden, 504, no. 440 , https://www.erfgoedleiden.nl/collecties/archieven/archievenoverzicht/inventaris/memorixscans/eadid/0504/inventarisnr/440/level/file
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  • Overvoorde, J.C., Archieven van de Gasthuizen; inventarissen en regestenlijsten (Leiden 1913)
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Other documentation
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Memorial text in: [132] Register of memorial services of the Hospital of St Catherine in Leiden; Leiden, ELO, 504, no. 440 [132]

Keywords (type(s) of memorial text)
Keywords (type(s) of memorial text)
  • kalendarium
  • necrology
  • obituary
  • memorial register (memorial services)
Title and MeMO memorial text ID
Title Register of memorial services
MeMO memorial text ID 266
Pagination or foliation
Page(s)
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Folio(s)
  • Folio 1r to 42r
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Date of creation (physical object)
Date
Argumentation
Specification The document contains later additions
Date of creation (contents of the text)
Date 1403-1404
Argumentation
  • based on research
Specification Mentioned in an account 504:334-10, fol. 22v., dd. 21 February 1403 / 1404: 'Item heren Jan Dircssoen ghegeven van een nuwe memorieboec ... te scriven.' (note of F. van Kan in Overvoorde (1913)
Period covered by the memorial text
Date
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Original institution(s)
Institution [377] St. Catherinagasthuis (St Catherine's Hospital), Leiden
Argumentation
  • based on research
Specification Not researched: document is part of archive of the institution
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)
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Language
Language
  • Dutch
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Description of hands
Description of hands Various hands, gothic cursive
Statement of responsibility
Person(s)
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Place(s) of production
Place(s) of production
Users
Intended users/audience
  • for communal purposes in an institution or community (liturgical)
  • for communal purposes in an institution or community (administrative)
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Usage
Intended place of usage
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Depository inside the institution
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Traces of usage Erasures: some entries are crossed out
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Order of the data in the text
Type of registration in a calendar (Roman/Julian/Gregorian)
Specification The memorial register is kept from 'Sinte Pietersdaghe in die lenten' (St Peter's day in the spring, 22 february) until the same day the next year.
Filiation
Filiation
Register of memorial services
Type(s) of memorial services
  • pittances
  • visit to the grave
  • taper/candles on grave or elsewhere
  • vigil
Number of memorial services 100-199
Frequency of memorial services
  • multiple times a year
  • annually
Executor(s) of memorial services
  • member(s) of the institution
  • member(s) of another institution/persons who ar not associated with the institution
Commemorated persons
Number of the commemorated persons 100-199
Sex of the commemorated persons 50% male, 50% female
Background of commemorated persons
  • people associated with the institution (socially)
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Supplementary information
The register contains supplementary information concerning
  • about memorial services
  • about pittances
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Incipit
Incipit Dit is een ordinancie van al sulken memorien als den gasthuysse jairlixs toe behoeren te doen soe si hier na bescreven staen. Ende beghinnen van Sinte Pietersdaghe in die lenten dat iaer doer durende
Explicit
Explicit een mengelen rinsch wijns van den besten oft ghelt daar voeren
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Illustrations or decorations
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