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Floor slab of Jan Aertnoutsz. and his wife Maria

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MeMO memorial object ID and name
MeMO memorial object ID 1823
Name Floor slab of Jan Aertnoutsz. and his wife Maria
Holding institution(s)
Holding institution(s)
  • Chaam, Nederlands Hervormde Kerk
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 heraldic shield, and an inscription on banderoles along the edge
Remarks about category
General date
General date 1525-1575
Artist(s)
Artist(s)
Original institution(s)
Original institution [403] St. Antoniuskerk (Ledevaertkerk) (St Anthony's Church (Ledevaertkerk)), Chaam
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 and social
Grave findings
Additional remarks Commemorated on the object are a married couple, (members of) a nuclear family or (members of) an extended family: see Commemorated party.
Original function
Change in function
Remarks about function
Name Jan Aertnoutsz. and his wife Maria
Specification
Members of the commemorated party
Commemorated person(s)
  • [3937] Maria, wife of Jan Aertnoutsz. (female)
  • [3936] Jan Aertnoutsz. (male)
Commemorated institution(s)
Relation between commemorated persons married couple
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 88 x 72 x 0
Completeness The slab seems complete
Condition Worn
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 Noord-Brabant I (Utrecht 1924), 133
Other documentation
Described in SKKN inventory no. 7292-10 (1982)
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Tomb or floor slab (front) of [1823] Floor slab of Jan Aertnoutsz. and his wife Maria

Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Short description
Short description Stone slab with a centrally placed heraldic shield with crossed keys and an inscription on the edge
Dimensions (cm)
Height x Width x Depth 88 x 72 x 0
Date
Year 1551
Specified date 1551/05/28
Argumentation
  • date of death given on the object
Specification The only date mentioned is that of the death of Jan Aertnoutssoen
Additional remarks
Holding institution
Holding institution Chaam, Nederlands Hervormde Kerk
Collection
Collection identifier
Online description link
Alternative or previous collections
Alternative of previous identifiers
Accessibility
Remarks about holding institution The slab is situated near the transept
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 in the centre of the slab
Specification of heraldry
Type of heraldry
Specification
Shape of the shield Late renaissance shield
Specification
Description of the shield two keys in saltire, the wards upwards and outwards (twee schuingekruiste sleutels, de baarden naar boven en naar buiten)
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 Jan Aertnoutssoen?
Person details
Person details
  • [3936] Jan Aertnoutsz. (male)
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
Language(s)
Languages
  • Dutch
Language specification
Transcription
Transcription Hier leet begraven Jan Aertnoutssoen ende Maria sijn huysvrou. Hij sterf anno XVc LI den XXVIII meys. Bidt voer hun zielen.
Translation
English translation Here lies buried Jan Aertnoutsz. and Maria, his wife. He died in the year 1551 on the 28th of May. Pray for their souls.
Dutch translation
Lay–out
Lay-out Incised Gothic textualis on an incised folded banderole
Inscription mentioning
Name [3936] Jan Aertnoutsz. (male)
Sex male
Argumentation the person is being commemorated
Name [3937] Maria, wife of Jan Aertnoutsz. (female)
Sex female
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)
  • banderole(s)
Description of the decoration(s)
Description of the decoration(s)
Depicted allegories
Depicted allegories
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Person Description

Personal identification number
Personal identification number 3936
Personal details
Name Jan Aertnoutsz.
Sex male
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death 1551/05/28
Additional remarks Jan Aertnoutsz. was married to Maria
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
Personal identification number
Personal identification number 3937
Personal details
Name Maria, wife of Jan Aertnoutsz.
Sex female
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death
Additional remarks Maria was the widow of Jan Aertnoutsz.; her date of death is not mentioned on the slab.
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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