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Memorial register of the Hospital of St Elisabeth; Leiden, ELO, 504, no. 1179

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Title and MeMO text carrier ID
MeMO text carrier ID 140
Name Memorial register of the Hospital of St Elisabeth; Leiden, ELO, 504, no. 1179
[2101] Instructions and admonitions for the keeper of the manuscript 1r - 1v
[346] Register of pittances to be distributed throughout the year 2r - 37v
Category
Type of text carrier Manuscript with one text
Classification Manuscript with one text written in more than one hand
Short description Register of pittances to be distributed throughout the year of the St Elisabeth Hospital in Leiden, 1511-1544. Contemporary title: Memoryboeck van Sinte Lijsbetten gasthuys.
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 1179
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
  • 1511-1544
Author(s)
Author(s)
  • Jacob Claeszn. in die Houtstraet
Text material(s)
  • parchment
Watermark(s)
Number of leaves 38
Collation (1+), 14-1, 2-44, 53
Dimensions (mm)
Height x width 268 x 195
Condition of the text carrier Good
Conservation
Adaptations
Type(s) of adaption
  • loose leaves added
  • (parts of) leaves/pages cut out
Specification Between folio 5 and 6 one folio is cut out. Between folio 23 and 24 and between folio 35 and 36 a loose leaf is added with later additions.
Cover
Cover material(s)
  • parchment
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Date of the cover
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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
Heraldry
Number of heraldic items
Locations of the heraldry in the text carrier
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Location(s) of the illustration(s)
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Provenance
Provenance
Marks of ownership
Type(s) of mark(s) of ownership
  • ex libris notation(s)
Specification On the front cover a leaf is glued on which is written (and erased): 'leprozen schenkingen geschrev. 1504' (false contribution) Underneath is written: Memoryboeck van sinte lijsbetten gasthuys. On the backcover is written 'Memory boeck van sinte lijsbetten gasthuys.
Additional remarks
  • Leiden, ELO, Facsimile of Memorial register of the Hospital of St Elisabeth, 504, no. 1179 , https://www.erfgoedleiden.nl/collecties/archieven/archievenoverzicht/inventaris/memorixscans/eadid/0504/inventarisnr/1179/level/file
Additional remarks
  • Overvoorde, J.C., Archieven van de Gasthuizen; inventarissen en regestenlijsten (Leiden 1913)
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Other documentation
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Authors

Personal details
Name Jacob Claeszn. in die Houtstraet
Sex male
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death
Additional remarks
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Role(s) in this text carrier
Memorial text [346] Register of pittances to be distributed throughout the year
Role Scribe
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Role(s) in other text carrier(s)

Memorial text in: [140] Memorial register of the Hospital of St Elisabeth; Leiden, ELO, 504, no. 1179 [140]

Keywords (type(s) of memorial text)
Keywords (type(s) of memorial text)
  • necrology
  • memorial register (pittances)
  • kalendarium
Title and MeMO memorial text ID
Title Register of pittances to be distributed throughout the year
MeMO memorial text ID 346
Pagination or foliation
Page(s)
Specification
Folio(s)
  • Folio 2r to 37v
Specification
Date of creation (physical object)
Date 1511-1544
Argumentation
  • based on research
Specification Based on catalogue Regionaal Archief Leiden
Date of creation (contents of the text)
Date 1511
Argumentation
  • date(s) are mentioned in the text
Specification Date mentioned on f. 1v
Period covered by the memorial text
Date <1511-1544
Argumentation
  • based on research
Specification
Additional remarks
Original institution(s)
Institution [378] St. Elisabethsgasthuis (St Elizabeth's hospital), Leiden
Argumentation
  • the institution/community is mentioned in the text
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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 One main hand (Jacob Claesz.) in hybrida, later additions in a different hand, a neat cursive.
Statement of responsibility
Person(s)
Name Jacob Claeszn. in die Houtstraet
Sex male
Year of birth
Year of death
Role Scribe
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Remarks
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Place(s) of production
Place(s) of production
Users
Intended users/audience
  • 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
Additional remarks
Order of the data in the text
Type of registration in a calendar (Roman/Julian/Gregorian)
Specification
Filiation
Filiation New version of the register of pittances, found in RAL 504-1178 (TC ID 139).
Register of pittances
Type(s) of pittances
  • food (bread/meat/fish/meal)
  • beverages (wine/beer)
Frequency of pittances
  • annually
  • multiple times a year
Receiving party
  • the poor associated with the institution
Number of pittances < 50
Type(s) of countergifts
  • prayer
  • mass
  • no countergifts mentioned
Benefactors
Number of benefactors < 50
Sex of the benefactors (in percentages) 50% male, 50% female
Backgrounds of the benefactors
  • people associated with the institution (socially)
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Supplementary information
The register contains supplementary information concerning
  • about memorial services
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Incipit
Incipit KL Januarius. Opten jaers dach
Explicit
Explicit voer jaers dach. Item die huyssitten meesters van sinte pieters die sellen iutreycken voer iairs dach een mengelen rijns wijn
Illustration(s)
Illustrations or decorations
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