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Floor slab of Johannes te Broeck

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MeMO memorial object ID and name
MeMO memorial object ID 1593
Name Floor slab of Johannes te Broeck
Holding institution(s)
Holding institution(s)
  • Steenwijk, Grote of St. Clemenskerk
Category
Type Tomb monument, tomb slab or floor slab (physical object)
Classification Tomb slab or floor slab
Short description Stone slab with a centrally placed quatrefoil in which a chalice, heraldry in the corners and an inscription along the edge
Remarks about category
General date
General date 1500-1550
Artist(s)
Artist(s)
Original institution(s)
Original institution [481] Grote of St. Clemenskerk (St Clemens's Church), Steenwijk
Arguments
  • the memorial object is still in the original institution
  • based on research (literature, archival or archaeological research)
Specification The commemorated person was a canon of this church
Still in original institution? 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 Johannes te Broeck
Specification
Members of the commemorated party
Commemorated person(s)
  • [3649] Johannes te Broeck (male)
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
Traces of polychromy?
Reuse of older objects
Dimensions (cm)
Height x width x depth 203 x 98 x 0
Completeness Part of the upper left corner missing?
Condition The slab is damaged and shows cracks/breaks
Conservation
Technical research
Specification (technical research)
Alterations
Alterations
  • decoration(s) removed
Specification The chalice has been removed
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), 224; no. 130
Other documentation
SKKN: inv no. 19655-13, photo no. 50.811.34a
Additional remarks
Additional remarks According to Bloys: incised no. 18

Tomb or floor slab (front) of [1593] Floor slab of Johannes te Broeck

Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Short description
Short description Stone slab with a centrally placed quatrefoil in which a chalice, heraldry in the corners and an inscription along the edge
Dimensions (cm)
Height x Width x Depth 203 x 98 x 0
Date
Year 1533
Specified date 1533/04/07
Argumentation
  • date of death given on the object
Specification
Additional remarks
Holding institution
Holding institution Steenwijk, Grote of St. Clemenskerk
Collection
Collection identifier
Online description link
Alternative or previous collections
Alternative of previous identifiers
Accessibility
Remarks about holding institution The slab is located near the roodscreen, on the side of the choir
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 four shields in the corners
Specification of heraldry
Type of heraldry
Specification
Shape of the shield Late gothic shield
Specification
Description of the shield Difficult to ascertain from the photograph: marks and/or letters? (Moeilijk vast te stellen a.d.h.v. de foto: merken en/of letters?)
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
  • Latin
Language specification
Transcription
Transcription Anno MVc XXXIII VIIo Aprilis obiit venerabilis dominus Johannes te Broeck, huius ecclesie canonicus et decretorum baccalaureus, cuius anima requiescat in pace.
Translation
English translation In the year 1533 on April 7 died the venerable sir Johannes te Broeck, canon of this church and bachelor in Canon Law, whose soul may rest in peace.
Dutch translation In het jaar 1533 op 7 april stierf de eerbiedwaardige heer Johannes te Broeck, kannunik van deze kerk en baccalaureus in kerkelijk recht, wiens ziel moge rusten in vrede.
Lay–out
Lay-out Gothic textualis
Inscription mentioning
Name [3649] Johannes te Broeck (male)
Sex male
Argumentation the person is being commemorated
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Decorations

Indication of part
Indication of the part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Type(s) of decoration(s)
Type(s) of decoration(s)
  • chalice (and host)
Description of the decoration(s)
Description of the decoration(s) chalice (removed; contours still visible); quatrefoil with tracery
Depicted allegories
Depicted allegories
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Person Description

Personal identification number
Personal identification number 3649
Personal details
Name Johannes te Broeck
Sex male
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death 1533/04/07
Additional remarks
Social standing
Status secular clergy
Arguments
  • mentioned in the inscription
  • attribute of the portrayed/commemorated person (e.g. a priest's chalice)
Specification
Member of a convent
Religious order
Specification
Member of secular clergy
Type of secular clergy canon
Specification canon at the Grote of St. Clemenskerk (St Clemens's Church) in Steenwijk
Additional remarks
Additional remarks
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