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Floor slab of Gerttruet van de Weyr (fragment(s))

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MeMO memorial object ID and name
MeMO memorial object ID 1447
Name Floor slab of Gerttruet van de Weyr (fragment(s))
Holding institution(s)
Holding institution(s)
  • Deventer, Bergkerk
Category
Type Tomb monument, tomb slab or floor slab (physical object)
Classification Tomb slab or floor slab
Short description Fragment of a stone slab with an inscription on a banderole along the edge
Remarks about category
General date
General date 1475-1525
Artist(s)
Artist(s)
Original institution(s)
Original institution [52] St. Nicolaaskerk (Bergkerk) (St Nicholas' Church), Deventer
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; no information on possible other functions
Grave findings
Additional remarks no information available about possible other functions, because the object is too worn and/or damaged
Original function
Change in function
Remarks about function
Name Gerttruet van de Weyr
Specification
Members of the commemorated party
Commemorated person(s)
  • [3439] Gerttruet van de Weyr (female)
Commemorated institution(s)
Relation between commemorated persons not applicable (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 blue limestone
Traces of polychromy?
Reuse of older objects
Dimensions (cm)
Height x width x depth
Completeness Incomplete: a fragment. The upper part of the slab is missing. Bloys van Treslong Prins (1925) recorded a complete inscription, which may indicate that the slab was still complete around that time.
Condition The slab is damaged and somewhat worn. A vertical break.
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 Overijssel (Utrecht 1925), 61; no. 52
Other documentation
Additional remarks
Additional remarks Incised no.: 104

Tomb or floor slab (front) of [1447] Floor slab of Gerttruet van de Weyr (fragment(s))

Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Short description
Short description Fragment of a stone slab with an inscription on a banderole along the edge
Dimensions (cm)
Height x Width x Depth
Date
Year 1500
Specified date 1500/05/03
Argumentation
  • date of death given on the object
Specification
Additional remarks
Holding institution
Holding institution Deventer, Bergkerk
Collection
Collection identifier
Online description link
Alternative or previous collections
Alternative of previous identifiers
Accessibility
Remarks about holding institution The slab is located in the north aisle of the church
Contract
Contract
Artist(s)
Filiation
Filiation
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Inscriptions

Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Place of the inscription
Place of the inscription on banderoles along all four edges of the slab originally
Language(s)
Languages
  • Dutch
Language specification
Transcription
Transcription [Int jaer ons heren MVc den III d]ach in mey starff Gerttruet van de Weyr die hier licht begraven bid v[oer die siel om God wil].
Translation
English translation [In the year of our Lord 1500, the 3rd d]ay in May, died Gerttruet van de Weyr, who lies buried here, pray f[or the soul for God's sake].
Dutch translation
Lay–out
Lay-out Raised Gothic textualis
Inscription mentioning
Name [3439] Gerttruet van de Weyr (female)
Sex female
Argumentation the person is being commemorated
Additional remarks
Additional remarks • The fragment shows an inscription along the right, bottom and left edges of the slab. • The bracketed text is now missing and is taken from the transcription by Bloys van Treslong Prins (1925)

Person Description

Personal identification number
Personal identification number 3439
Personal details
Name Gerttruet van de Weyr
Sex female
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death 1500/05/03
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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