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Register of memorial services of the Hospital of St Catherine; Leiden, ELO, 504, no. 441

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Title and MeMO text carrier ID
MeMO text carrier ID 133
Name Register of memorial services of the Hospital of St Catherine; Leiden, ELO, 504, no. 441
[268] Register of memorial services 1r - 45v
Category
Type of text carrier Manuscript with more than one text
Classification Miscellany
Short description Memorial register of the Hospital of St Catherine, 15th century, with later additions. Contemporary title: Dit is een ordinancie van al sulken memorien als den gasthuyse jairlix toe behoeven te doen.
Additional remarks
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 441
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
  • >1403->1500
Author(s)
Author(s)
Text material(s)
  • parchment
Watermark(s)
Number of leaves 45
Collation 1-36, 44+1
Dimensions (mm)
Height x width 310 x 200
Condition of the text carrier The parchment cover is severely damaged and very fragile and the quires are no longer bound in the cover. Also the leafs are damaged and polluted, but without affecting the readability of the text seriously.
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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? no
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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, 504, no. 441 , https://www.erfgoedleiden.nl/collecties/archieven/archievenoverzicht/inventaris/memorixscans/eadid/0504/inventarisnr/441/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: [133] Register of memorial services of the Hospital of St Catherine; Leiden, ELO, 504, no. 441 [133]

Keywords (type(s) of memorial text)
Keywords (type(s) of memorial text)
  • necrology
  • memorial register (memorial services)
  • obituary
  • kalendarium
Title and MeMO memorial text ID
Title Register of memorial services
MeMO memorial text ID 268
Pagination or foliation
Page(s)
Specification
Folio(s)
  • Folio 1r to 45v
Specification
Date of creation (physical object)
Date >1403->1500
Argumentation
  • based on research
Specification 15th century, with later additions
Date of creation (contents of the text)
Date 1403-1404
Argumentation
  • based on research
Specification Most entries are the same as in the oldest memorial register of the hospital (RAL 504-440; MeMO TC ID 132), and were thus probably copied from that register, which was made in 1403.
Period covered by the memorial text
Date
Argumentation
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Additional remarks
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
Specification
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
Specification (intended place)
Depository inside the institution
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Traces of usage Erasures and later additions
Additional remarks
Order of the data in the text
Type of registration in a calendar (Roman/Julian/Gregorian)
Specification The calendar begins and ends on St Peter's day in spring (22 February)
Filiation
Filiation This memorial register has most entries in common with memorial register RAL 504-440 (TC ID 132)
Register of memorial services
Type(s) of memorial services
  • pittances
  • vigil
  • visit to the grave
  • taper/candles on grave or elsewhere
Number of memorial services 100-199
Frequency of memorial services
  • annually
  • multiple times a year
Executor(s) of memorial services
  • member(s) of another institution/persons who ar not associated with the institution
  • member(s) of 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)
Specification
Supplementary information
The register contains supplementary information concerning
  • about memorial services
  • about pittances
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Additional remarks
Incipit
Incipit Dit is een ordinancie van al sulken memorien als den gasthuyse jairlix toe behoeren te doen, so si hier na bescreven staen ende beghinnen van sinte Pieters dage in die lenten dat jair duer durende
Explicit
Explicit Ende elken cappellaen die gheprovent is in sinte Pieters kercke twee penninghen ende tsochtens dier ghelijc mit vier kerssen
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Illustrations or decorations
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